Norwood Park Elementary School

  • Norwood Park Elementary School serves 245 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Norwood Park Elementary School's student population of 245 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students245 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norwood Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norwood Park Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#603 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
17%
19%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
66%
66%
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norwood Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.520.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School District NameLINCOLN PUBLIC SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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