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Schoo Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
700 Penrose Drive
Lincoln, NE 68521
Phone
(402) 436-1222
District
LINCOLN PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
LANCASTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
915
Classroom Teachers
66

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.8% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Schoo Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
62%
52%
57%
49%
67%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
55%
49%
54%
49%
56%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
49%
52%
50%
52%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
13
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 302 33.0%
Grade 7 328 35.8%
Grade 8 285 31.1%
Total 915 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.9% 70.3% 67.5%
Black 6.6% 7.4% 7.1%
Hispanic 14.5% 16.3% 20.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 5.2% 3.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.7% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.4% 45.4% 43.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.9% 38.7% 36.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.5% 6.7% 7.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 290,686 1,961,504
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,211.3 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.9% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.3% 24.0%
65 OR OLDER 13.4% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 117,309 766,663
Single Parent Households With Children 9.3% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.9% 91.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 40.0% 32.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.8% 11.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.3% 15.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.0% 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.9% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.7% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.4% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 8.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,527 $316,284,540 60.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $739 $31,052,780 5.9%
Staff $274 $11,513,480 2.2%
General Administration $211 $8,866,220 1.7%
School Administration $666 $27,985,320 5.3%
Operation $1,122 $47,146,440 9.0%
Transportation $283 $11,891,660 2.3%
Other $455 $19,119,100 3.6%
Total Support $3,749 $157,532,980 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,196 $50,255,920 9.6%
Total Expenditures $12,472 $524,073,440 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,757 $2,518,678,231 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $595 $193,116,512 4.1%
Staff $374 $121,332,582 2.6%
General Administration $305 $98,995,747 2.1%
School Administration $641 $207,989,749 4.4%
Operation $1,142 $370,843,506 7.9%
Transportation $382 $124,156,729 2.6%
Other $665 $215,932,660 4.6%
Total Support $4,103 $1,332,253,167 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,574 $835,809,178 17.8%
Total Expenditures $14,434 $4,686,747,086 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%