Pine Creek Elementary School

7801 N Hws Cleveland Blvd
Bennington, NE 68007
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 5%
Serving 590 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Pine Creek Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 590 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : Top 5% in NE
  • : 77% (Top 5%)
  • : 74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Pine Creek Elementary School's student population of 590 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
590 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Pine Creek Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Pine Creek Elementary School is 0.27, which is less 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)
#23 out of 902 schools
(Top 5%)
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77%
46%
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74%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
21%
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Black
5%
7%
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White
85%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Pine Creek Elementary School's ranking?
Pine Creek Elementary School is ranked #23 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Nebraska.
What schools are Pine Creek Elementary School often compared to?
Pine Creek Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Heritage Elementary School, Bennington Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
77% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
How many students attend Pine Creek Elementary School?
590 students attend Pine Creek Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Pine Creek Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pine Creek Elementary School?
Pine Creek Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Pine Creek Elementary School offer ?
Pine Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Pine Creek Elementary School part of?
Pine Creek Elementary School is part of Bennington Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 590 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 77% (Top 5%)
  • : 74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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