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Elliott Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 441 students

 

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Posted February 27, 2014

The teachers here are nice, friendly and understanding. besides a few kids who have behavior issues we have had no problems at this school.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 30, 2013

Although the test scores aren't satisfactory, this school offers a couple of great teachers that are dedicated and stay true to this school
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 7, 2013

This school has a diverse student population including many challenging children behaviorally, culturally and language issues. The dedicated teachers manage these problems well. They should be commended.
—Submitted by a parent


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

The state average for Math was 75% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
75%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
n/a
Reading

The state average for Reading was 77% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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 it 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.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 72% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
n/a

2011

 
 
63%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 79% in 2013.

58 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
61%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 69% in 2013.

58 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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 it 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.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 75% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
86%

2012

 
 
n/a

2011

 
 
n/a
Reading

The state average for Reading was 79% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
50%
Science

The state average for Science was 68% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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 it 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.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

All Students75%
Female74%
Male76%
Black, not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic78%
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanic56%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch74%
Special education students50%
English language learners80%

Reading

All Students80%
Female74%
Male86%
Black, not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanic62%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch80%
Special education studentsn/a
English language learners85%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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 it 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.

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.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

All Students63%
Female68%
Male60%
Black, not Hispanic)35%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanicn/a
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch62%
Special education students31%
English language learners76%

Reading

All Students62%
Female70%
Male57%
Black, not Hispanic)50%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanicn/a
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch61%
Special education students33%
English language learners65%

Writing

All Students62%
Female72%
Male55%
Black, not Hispanic)37%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanicn/a
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch60%
Special education students23%
English language learners73%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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 it 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.

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.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

All Students86%
Female82%
Malen/a
Black, not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanicn/a
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch84%
Special education studentsn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students74%
Female70%
Male81%
Black, not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic75%
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanicn/a
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch72%
Special education studentsn/a
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students50%
Female44%
Male62%
Black, not Hispanic)30%
Asiann/a
Hispanic65%
Multiracialn/a
White, not Hispanic45%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunch47%
Special education studentsn/a
English language learners47%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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 it 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.

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.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Hispanic 31% 16%
White 29% 70%
Black 14% 7%
Two or more races 12% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 3% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 92%N/A44%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Lincoln, NE 68510
Phone: (402) 436-1136

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