School Details

Birchcrest Elementary School

1212 Fairfax Dr, Bellevue, NE 68005
(402) 293-4635
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 407 students 16 students/teacher (NE avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

77%
74%
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79%
77%

Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA)

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 is a standards-based testing program, 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Bellevue Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

42%
69%
72%
67%
78%
79%
49%
63%
69%

Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA)

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 is a standards-based testing program, 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.
93%
90%
90%

School-based, Teacher-led, Assessment and Reporting System (STARS)

In 2008-2009 Nebraska used the School-based Teacher-led Assessment and Reporting System (STARS) 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 4, 5, 8 and 11 in science. The STARS is a standards-based testing program, 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Bellevue Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

66%
65%
75%
76%
75%
79%
60%
63%
68%

Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA)

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 is a standards-based testing program, 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Bellevue Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

52%
66%
67%
84%
81%
77%

Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA)

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 is a standards-based testing program, 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Bellevue Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Birchcrest Elementary School is a public middle school in Bellevue. 407 students go to Birchcrest Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 55% of the 407 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Birchcrest Elementary School is 16:1. Logan Fontenelle Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 9% 10%
White, non-Hispanic 69% 75%
Asian 5% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Hispanic 15% 8%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1.0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 32%

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