DESCRIPTION PROVIDED BY THE SCHOOL BUILDING
1-R school is a K-8 grade school which is part of the Northwest Public Schools. The school is located at 3301 West One-R Road approximately 4 miles north of Grand Island. 1-R stands for the first rural school in Hall County. The school was built in 1973 as result of the unification of 7 small country schools located Northwest of Grand Island. Two additions have been made to the original building a music and science room in the 1990’s. The second addition was a Library in 2005. 1-R became part of the Northwest system with the passage of LB126. Enrollment has grown slightly over the years and has remained consistently around 180 students. Currently our student body is 50% option from in and around the city of Grand Island. Class sizes average 19-22 with the largest being 26 students. Our current staff consists of 13 certified staff, 1 shared counselor and nurse, 3 regular education aides, special education para, 2 shared specialists, 1 full time secretary, and 1 full time custodian.
CURRENT CONTACT INFORMATION
SCHOOL INFORMATION: 1r Elementary
GRAND ISLAND, 68803-9331
SCHOOL PHONE: (308)385-6352
SCHOOL ID: 40-0082-003