Wheeler Central Elementary #45

  • Wheeler Central Elementary #45 serves 69 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥80% (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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Wheeler Central Elementary #45's student population of 69 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wheeler Central Elementary #45's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wheeler Central Elementary #45 is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#506 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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White
95%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wheeler Central Elementary #45.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.100.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWHEELER CENTRAL SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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