PROFICIENCY 94% 25% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
87%PENDER PUBLIC SCHOOLS
87%Pender
75%Nebraska

Pender Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "PENDER PUBLIC SCHOOLS" in Pender, NE. There are a total of 220 students and 14 teachers at Pender Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 37 free lunch students and 16 reduced lunch students.

Pender Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 93.5%, which is 25% higher than the Nebraska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students220
Teachers14.41
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch37
Reduced lunch16

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Pender Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All>= 95%
3>= 80%
480-89%
5>= 80%
6>= 80%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All90-94%
3>= 80%
4>= 90%
5>= 80%
6>= 80%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Pender Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNebraskaNational
Caucasian 89.5% 90.1% 68.5% 51.1%
African American 0.0% 0.5% 6.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 2.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.2% 5.4% 17.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 3.3% 3.0% 1.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.0% 1.1% 3.3% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Pender High School80%0.0Pender, NE
Bancroft-rosalie Jr/sr High School70%10.0Bancroft, NE
Bancroft-rosalie Elementary School95%10.0Bancroft, NE

Pender demographics profile

StatisticPenderNebraskaNational
Population1,1021,881,259318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,5602491
Median age46.736.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%59%55%
Speak English89%89%79%
Speak Spanish10%7%13%

Education level achieved in Pender

IndexPenderNebraskaNational
Completed 8th grade87.2%88.4%84.3%
Completed high school85.8%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college49.7%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.6%40.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.8%30.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.5%9.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Pender Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.