615 E 5th St
Valentine, NE 69201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Valentine Elementary School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Valentine Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Valentine Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Valentine Elementary School's student population of 225 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Valentine Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Valentine Elementary School is 0.43, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#162 out of 904 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
74%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 225 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Top 30%)

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