Palisades Elementary School

16820 Chutney Dr
Gretna, NE 68028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Palisades Elementary School serves 617 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Palisades Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Palisades Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

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School Overview

Palisades Elementary School's student population of 617 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Palisades Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Palisades Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#30 out of 904 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 617 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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