Raymond A Watson Elem 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1720 N Crane
Hastings, NE 68901
Phone
(402) 461-7593
District
HASTINGS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
ADAMS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
173
Classroom Teachers
12

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.9% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Raymond A Watson Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 64
Proficiency in Reading 55 53
Proficiency in Math 77 75

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 66
Proficiency in Reading 42 56
Proficiency in Math 82 76

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 64
Proficiency in Reading 60 51
Proficiency in Math 96 76

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.20
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.64
AVG FOR STATE 13.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 34 19.7%
Kindergarten 21 12.1%
Grade 1 26 15.0%
Grade 2 23 13.3%
Grade 3 21 12.1%
Grade 4 26 15.0%
Grade 5 22 12.7%
Total 173 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.6% 74.8% 70.2%
Black 0.0% 2.0% 6.9%
Hispanic 7.1% 21.5% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 1.5% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.5% 58.8% 43.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.8% 46.9% 34.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.7% 11.9% 8.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 23,339 1,920,076
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,143.5 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.9% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 16.3% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,576 748,405
Single Parent Households With Children 8.7% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.0% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.7% 30.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.1% 8.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.5% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.1% 19.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.5% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 11.5% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,912 $25,512,192 61.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $215 $793,565 1.9%
Staff $330 $1,218,030 2.9%
General Administration $351 $1,295,541 3.1%
School Administration $567 $2,092,797 5.0%
Operation $841 $3,104,131 7.5%
Transportation $189 $697,599 1.7%
Other $318 $1,173,738 2.8%
Total Support $2,810 $10,371,710 24.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,555 $5,739,505 13.8%
Total Expenditures $11,276 $41,619,716 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,291 $2,304,108,327 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $388 $122,590,686 3.2%
Staff $301 $95,104,282 2.5%
General Administration $305 $96,490,600 2.5%
School Administration $539 $170,476,485 4.4%
Operation $984 $310,986,021 8.1%
Transportation $359 $113,468,566 2.9%
Other $256 $80,929,947 2.1%
Total Support $3,133 $990,015,978 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,781 $562,746,637 14.6%
Total Expenditures $12,205 $3,856,865,760 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%