Pershing Elementary School

6402 Judson St
Lincoln, NE 68507
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 434 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Pershing Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : Top 50% in NE
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Pershing Elementary School's student population of 434 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Pershing Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Pershing Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
#384 out of 902 schools
(Top 50%)
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50-54%
46%
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45-49%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
21%
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Black
6%
7%
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White
59%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pershing Elementary School's ranking?
Pershing Elementary School is ranked #384 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
How many students attend Pershing Elementary School?
434 students attend Pershing Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Pershing Elementary School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pershing Elementary School?
Pershing Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Pershing Elementary School offer ?
Pershing Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Pershing Elementary School part of?
Pershing Elementary School is part of Lincoln Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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