School Details

Norwood Park Elementary School

4710 North 72nd St, Lincoln, NE 68507
(402) 436-1155
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 166 students 8 students/teacher (NE avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

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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 2009
  • Lincoln Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
77%
72%
71%
84%
79%
58%
77%
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.
95%
93%
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 2009
  • Lincoln Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

62%
67%
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 2009
  • Lincoln Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Norwood Park Elementary School is a public elementary school in Lincoln. 166 children attend Norwood Park Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 73% of the 166 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Norwood Park Elementary School is 8:1. Pershing Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 74% 70%
Multiracial 7% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 7%
Hispanic 14% 12%
Asian 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 44%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    AWESOME! The staff go above & beyond for the students. The Principle is the best.

  • (1 year ago)

    Norwood Park Elementary is filled with the most caring teachers and staff. It's a small school with big goals for education and family engagement. Children don't get lost in the crowd like bigger schools. Norwood Park is awesome. They engage with parents organizations and the community so well!

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