Overton Elementary School

401 7th St
Overton, NE 68863
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Overton Elementary School serves 183 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Overton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Overton Elementary School's student population of 183 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Overton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Overton Elementary School is 0.18, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#593 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.180.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOverton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Overton Elementary School is Overton High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elm Creek Elementary School (8.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Overton Overton High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 139 students
    0.0 miles
    401 7th St
    Overton, NE 68863
    (308) 987-2424
    0 7-12 139
  • Elm Creek Elm Creek Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 220 students
    8.8 miles
    230 East Calkins Avenue
    Elm Creek, NE 68836
    (308) 856-4300
    8.8 PK-6 220
  • Elm Creek Elm Creek High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 153 students
    8.8 miles
    230 East Calkins Avenue
    Elm Creek, NE 68836
    (308) 856-4300
    8.8 7-12 153
  • Lexington Early Learning Academy
    Grades: PK | 258 students
    10.7 miles
    1503 Plum Creek Parkway
    Lexington, NE 68850
    (308) 324-1841
    10.7 PK 258
  • Lexington Pershing Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 261 students
    10.8 miles
    1104 N Tyler
    Lexington, NE 68850
    (308) 324-3765
    10.8 4-5 261

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