1703 Philip Ave
Norfolk, NE 68702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Westside Elementary School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Westside Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Westside Elementary School's student population of 225 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Westside Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Westside 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 Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#383 out of 904 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
50%
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
0.63
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 225 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 10%)

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