Sandy Creek Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
30671 Hwy 14
Fairfield, NE 68938
Phone
(402) 726-2412
District
SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA UNIFIED 5
County
CLAY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
173
Classroom Teachers
15

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

5

(10 is best)

Better than 48.5% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Sandy Creek Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 51
Proficiency in Reading 58 53
Proficiency in Math 50 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 53
Proficiency in Reading 57 56
Proficiency in Math 48 49

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 50
Proficiency in Reading 40 50
Proficiency in Math 48 50

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.64
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.90
AVG FOR STATE 13.53
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 25 14.5%
Grade 1 28 16.2%
Grade 2 28 16.2%
Grade 3 29 16.8%
Grade 4 31 17.9%
Grade 5 32 18.5%
Total 173 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.9% 93.3% 69.2%
Black 2.3% 1.5% 7.1%
Hispanic 5.8% 4.7% 19.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.1% 45.7% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.5% 32.4% 35.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.6% 13.3% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,260 1,929,268
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6.6 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.0% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.7% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.3% 24.6%
65 OR OLDER 21.8% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,454 754,063
Single Parent Households With Children 8.5% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.9% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.7% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.1% 15.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 19.8% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.0% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.3% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.7% 14.0%
$15,000 or less 6.4% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,699 $6,769,902 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $712 $496,976 4.0%
Staff $527 $367,846 3.0%
General Administration $599 $418,102 3.4%
School Administration $722 $503,956 4.1%
Operation $1,400 $977,200 7.9%
Transportation $901 $628,898 5.1%
Other $519 $362,262 2.9%
Total Support $5,380 $3,755,240 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,649 $1,849,002 14.9%
Total Expenditures $17,728 $12,374,144 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,701 $2,455,582,533 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $480 $152,936,813 3.4%
Staff $324 $103,451,323 2.3%
General Administration $326 $103,859,000 2.3%
School Administration $575 $183,463,020 4.1%
Operation $1,026 $327,199,974 7.3%
Transportation $362 $115,411,814 2.6%
Other $289 $92,252,003 2.1%
Total Support $3,383 $1,078,580,223 24.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,982 $950,761,532 21.2%
Total Expenditures $14,066 $4,485,003,925 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%

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