Shelby - Rising City Elementary School

  • Shelby - Rising City Elementary School serves 167 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Shelby - Rising City Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Shelby - Rising City Elementary School's student population of 167 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shelby - Rising City Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shelby - Rising City Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
82%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
14%
18%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
86%
68%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shelby - Rising City Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.240.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby - Rising City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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