Potter-dix Elementary School

  • Potter-dix Elementary School serves 95 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Potter-dix Elementary School's student population of 95 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students95 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Potter-dix Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Potter-dix Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. 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#158 out of 918 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
94%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Potter-dix Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.120.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePotter-dix Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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