Friend High Schools

Friend High Schools serves 134 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Friend High Schools operates within the Friend School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

The student population of 134 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 134 students
Friend High Schools Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Friend High Schools Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Friend High Schools Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Friend High Schools Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Friend High Schools Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Friend High Schools Asian Students (2012-2014)
Hispanic
6%
17%
Friend High Schools Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
1%
7%
Friend High Schools Black Students (1998-2014)
White
90%
69%
Friend High Schools White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Friend High Schools Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Friend High Schools All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.26
Friend High Schools Diversity Score (1997-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
35%
Friend High Schools Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Friend High Schools Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 275 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,962 is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 42% over four years.
The district spending/student of $31,389 is higher than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has grown by 268% over four years.
School District Name Friend School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 275 352
Friend School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 91%
Friend School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $5 MM
Friend School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $10 MM $5 MM
Friend School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,962 $15,061
Friend School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $31,389 $13,876
Friend School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Exeter-milligan High School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fillmore Central Middle School (15.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Friend Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FriendFriend Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 141 students501 Main St
    FriendNE 68359
    (402)947-2781
    0PK-6141
  • ExeterExeter-milligan Elem-exeter Elementary School
    8.3 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 41 students318 South River Ave
    ExeterNE 68351
    (402)266-5911
    8.3PK-241
  • ExeterExeter-milligan High School
    8.3 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 106 students318 South River Ave
    ExeterNE 68351
    (402)266-5911
    8.37-12106
  • DorchesterDorchester Elementary School
    8.8 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 107 students506 West 9th
    DorchesterNE 68343
    (402)946-2781
    8.8PK-6107
  • DorchesterDorchester High School
    8.8 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 70 students506 West 9th
    DorchesterNE 68343
    (402)946-2781
    8.87-1270

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