Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 311 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Washington 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 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Washington Elementary School's student population of 311 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington 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 Washington Elementary School is 0.63, 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#624 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
19%
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Black
15%
7%
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White
57%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
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

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