Wayne Elementary School

  • Wayne Elementary School serves 446 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (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 56% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wayne Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wayne Elementary School's student population of 446 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students446 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Wayne Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wayne Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 911 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wayne Elementary School is 0.33, 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 School Rank (16-17)#180 out of 911 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wayne Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wayne 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 Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
17%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wayne Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wayne Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
80%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wayne Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wayne Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.330.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wayne Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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