Northern Hills Elementary School

600 North 12th St, Norfolk, NE 68702
(402) 644-2553

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 173 students 15 students/teacher (NE avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


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
  • Norfolk Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Northern Hills Elementary School is a public elementary school in Norfolk. 173 students attend Northern Hills Elementary School and are mostly Native American or Native Alaskan; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 58% of the 173 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Northern Hills Elementary School is 15:1. Norfolk Learning Center is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Native American or Native Alaskan 8% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 67% 68%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 3%
Hispanic 21% 23%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 58% 48%


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