Weeping Water Elementary School

204 West O, Po Box 206

Weeping Water, NE 68463
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (402)267-2435
  • Weeping Water Elementary School serves 162 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Weeping Water Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.
  • Weeping Water Elementary School operates within the Weeping Water School District.

School Overview

  • Weeping Water Elementary School's student population of 162 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students162 students
Weeping Water Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Weeping Water Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Weeping Water Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeWeeping Water Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Weeping Water Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weeping Water Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Weeping Water Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Weeping Water Elementary School American Indian Students (1995-2006)
Asian
n/a
3%
Weeping Water Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2007)
Hispanic
1%
18%
Weeping Water Elementary School Black Students (2005-2016)
Black
n/a
7%
Weeping Water Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
99%
68%
Weeping Water Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Weeping Water Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsWeeping Water Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.020.27
Weeping Water Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
Weeping Water Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
Weeping Water Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Weeping Water Elementary School is Weeping Water School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Weeping Water School District's student population of 320 students has decreased by 9% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,572 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,772 is less than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has declined by 49% over four school years.
    School District NameWeeping Water School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    2
    Number of Students Managed320311
    Weeping Water School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
    72%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$6 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$5 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,572$16,894
    District Spending / Student$13,772$15,659
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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