So Platte Elementary At Big Springs

610 Plum St
Big Springs, NE 69122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
So Platte Elementary At Big Springs serves 111 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
So Platte Elementary At Big Springs placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

So Platte Elementary At Big Springs places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

So Platte Elementary At Big Springs's student population of 111 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students111 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

So Platte Elementary At Big Springs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of So Platte Elementary At Big Springs is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#797 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
11%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.230.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Platte School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to So Platte Elementary At Big Springs is South Platte High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado (11.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Big Springs South Platte High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 68 students
    0.0 miles
    610 Plum St
    Big Springs, NE 69122
    (308) 889-3622
    0 7-12 68
  • Julesburg Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado Alternative School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 250 students
    11.5 miles
    102 West 6th Street
    Julesburg, CO 80737
    (970) 474-3365
    11.5 6-12 250
  • Julesburg Julesburg High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 111 students
    11.5 miles
    102 West 6th Street
    Julesburg, CO 80737
    (970) 474-3364
    11.5 7-12 111
  • Julesburg Julesburg Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 159 students
    11.8 miles
    525 Spruce Street
    Julesburg, CO 80737
    (970) 474-3319
    11.8 PK-6 159
  • Ovid Revere Junior-senior High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 49 students
    18.0 miles
    500 Main Street
    Ovid, CO 80744
    (970) 463-5477
    18 7-12 49

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