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Lexington Public Schools

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300 South Washington St
Lexington, NE 68850
Dawson County
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PH: (308) 324-4681

  • Grades PK-12
  • 2888 students
  • 11 schools

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 NeSA Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 63% (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
 34% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 77% in 2013.

Math
 48% (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
 31% (2011)
The state average for Math was 75% in 2013.

Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Reading
 49% (2013)
 50% (2012)
 45% (2011)
 46% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 79% in 2013.

Writing
 36% (2013)
The state average for Writing was 69% in 2013.

Math
 51% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 54% (2011)
The state average for Math was 72% in 2013.

Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Reading
 57% (2013)
 49% (2012)
 51% (2011)
 41% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 79% in 2013.

Science
 39% (2013)
 52% (2012)
The state average for Science was 68% in 2013.

Math
 64% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 57% (2011)
The state average for Math was 75% in 2013.

Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Reading
 45% (2013)
 41% (2012)
 45% (2011)
 44% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 77% in 2013.

Math
 41% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 48% (2011)
The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Reading
 64% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 58% (2011)
 50% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 80% in 2013.

Math
 55% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 59% (2011)
The state average for Math was 70% in 2013.

Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Reading
 54% (2013)
 57% (2012)
 54% (2011)
 54% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 78% in 2013.

Science
 43% (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
The state average for Science was 70% in 2013.

Writing
 49% (2013)
 56% (2012)
The state average for Writing was 68% in 2013.

Math
 54% (2013)
 54% (2012)
 52% (2011)
The state average for Math was 66% in 2013.

Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 11

Reading
 45% (2013)
 36% (2012)
 37% (2011)
 47% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 67% in 2013.

Science
 56% (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
The state average for Science was 73% in 2013.

Writing
 51% (2013)
 50% (2012)
The state average for Writing was 69% in 2013.

Math
 37% (2013)
 36% (2012)
 35% (2011)
The state average for Math was 58% in 2013.

Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science.
  • The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means they measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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 NeSA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students63%
Female66%
Male60%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic59%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic83%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch58%
Special education students36%
English language learners56%
Students served in migrant programs54%

MathThis District
All Students48%
Female44%
Male52%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic43%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic66%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch45%
Special education students36%
English language learners43%
Students served in migrant programs42%
Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students49%
Female52%
Male46%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic44%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic71%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch47%
Special education students32%
English language learners38%
Students served in migrant programs41%

WritingThis District
All Students36%
Female44%
Male29%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic31%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic61%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch32%
Special education students32%
English language learners34%
Students served in migrant programs22%

MathThis District
All Students51%
Female51%
Male51%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic49%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic74%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch49%
Special education students26%
English language learners43%
Students served in migrant programs53%
Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students57%
Female61%
Male52%
Black, not Hispanic57%
Asiann/a
Hispanic50%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic85%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch51%
Special education students35%
English language learners34%
Students served in migrant programs35%

ScienceThis District
All Students39%
Female32%
Male45%
Black, not Hispanic14%
Asiann/a
Hispanic33%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic79%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch32%
Special education students26%
English language learners19%
Students served in migrant programs20%

MathThis District
All Students64%
Female70%
Male59%
Black, not Hispanic43%
Asiann/a
Hispanic61%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic84%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch58%
Special education students30%
English language learners50%
Students served in migrant programs40%
Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students45%
Female43%
Male46%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic40%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic79%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch40%
Special education students13%
English language learners11%
Students served in migrant programs27%

MathThis District
All Students41%
Female40%
Male42%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic41%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic58%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch35%
Special education students13%
English language learners15%
Students served in migrant programs19%
Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students64%
Female66%
Male61%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic61%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic74%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch59%
Special education students15%
English language learners28%
Students served in migrant programs32%

MathThis District
All Students55%
Female55%
Male54%
Black, not Hispanic40%
Asiann/a
Hispanic54%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic65%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch49%
Special education students12%
English language learners24%
Students served in migrant programs45%
Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students54%
Female62%
Male47%
Black, not Hispanic40%
Asiann/a
Hispanic52%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic69%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch51%
Special education students5%
English language learners19%
Students served in migrant programs62%

ScienceThis District
All Students43%
Female41%
Male44%
Black, not Hispanic30%
Asiann/a
Hispanic40%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic68%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch40%
Special education students10%
English language learners16%
Students served in migrant programs36%

WritingThis District
All Students49%
Female58%
Male40%
Black, not Hispanic18%
Asiann/a
Hispanic47%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic74%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch44%
Special education students5%
English language learners15%
Students served in migrant programs44%

MathThis District
All Students54%
Female53%
Male53%
Black, not Hispanic40%
Asiann/a
Hispanic51%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanicn/a
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch50%
Special education students10%
English language learners24%
Students served in migrant programs43%
Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students45%
Female51%
Male39%
Black, not Hispanic8%
Asiann/a
Hispanic42%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic70%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch37%
Special education students17%
English language learners5%
Students served in migrant programs18%

ScienceThis District
All Students56%
Female51%
Male60%
Black, not Hispanic17%
Asiann/a
Hispanic54%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic80%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch52%
Special education students17%
English language learners17%
Students served in migrant programs41%

WritingThis District
All Students51%
Female56%
Male46%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic48%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic74%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch45%
Special education students11%
English language learners5%
Students served in migrant programs18%

MathThis District
All Students37%
Female33%
Male39%
Black, not Hispanicn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic32%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaska Nativen/a
White, not Hispanic66%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch30%
Special education students26%
English language learners12%
Students served in migrant programs24%
Source: NE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science.
  • The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means they measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska.
  • The different student groups were identified by the Nebraska Department of Education; if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Nebraska: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
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EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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