R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School (Closed 2018)

5619 S 19th Street
Omaha, NE 68107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School served 600 students in grades 5-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 66% (which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 73% (which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
66%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
73%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian (15-16)
1%
1%
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Asian (15-16)
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic (15-16)
85%
18%
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Black (15-16)
3%
7%
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White (15-16)
10%
68%
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Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a0.52
This chart display the diversity score of R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmaha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to R M Marrs Magnet Elementary School is Omaha South Magnet High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is R M Marrs Magnet Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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