School Details

Neihardt Elementary School

15130 Drexel, Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 715-8360
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 603 students 17 students/teacher (NE avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

79%
89%
72%
80%
89%
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
  • Millard Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
88%
72%
87%
90%
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.
94%
96%
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
  • Millard Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

90%
90%
75%
84%
86%
67%

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
  • Millard Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Neihardt Elementary School is a public elementary school in Omaha. 603 students attend Neihardt Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 25% of the 603 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Neihardt Elementary School is 17:1. Black Elk Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 85% 88%
Hispanic 6% 4%
Multiracial 5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 4%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 25% 11%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    I've already had 2 of my boys thru Neihart with one more on the way and the experience has been awsome! Thanks for caring and keep up the excellent work. Sincerely Dave K

  • (10 years ago)

    I have 3 attending Niehardt. Great staff PTO and parent involvement. Could not speak higher about the quality of education or workings of this school. Our family has and is enjoying being part of this school.

  • (10 years ago)

    Extremely happy with this school! fantastic patient teachers and principals. My son had behavorial problems when starting school and by first quarter his teacher and principal had worked with him and he had an excellent year. Thank you neihardt!

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