Orchard Elementary School

  • Orchard Elementary School serves 64 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Orchard Elementary School's student population of 64 students has grown by 60% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orchard Elementary School is 0.38, 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#725 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
16%
19%
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Black
6%
7%
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White
77%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Orchard Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.380.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEBRASKA UNIFIED DISTRICT 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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