Walnut Hill Elementary School

4370 Hamilton St
Omaha, NE 68131
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Walnut Hill Elementary School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 25% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Walnut Hill 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Walnut Hill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Walnut Hill Elementary School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Walnut Hill Elementary School 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 Walnut Hill Elementary School is 0.76, which is more 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
#864 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
28%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
19%
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Black
34%
7%
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White
13%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.760.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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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 and middle school to Walnut Hill Elementary School is J P Lord Program (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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