New Lima Elementary School

  • New Lima Elementary School serves 212 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

Top Placements

New Lima Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oklahoma for:

School Overview

  • New Lima Elementary School's student population of 212 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students212 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Lima Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Lima Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Overall School Rank#1106 out of 1,678 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Lima Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
19%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
17%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
48%
49%
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Two or more races
29%
9%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Lima Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.650.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Lima Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Lima School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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