Shell Creek Elementary School

  • Shell Creek Elementary School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Shell Creek Elementary School's student population of 308 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shell Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shell Creek Elementary School is 0.45, which is more 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#358 out of 918 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shell Creek 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
27%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
69%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shell Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shell Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.450.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shell Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLAKEVIEW COMMUNITY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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