Hastings Middle School

Hastings Middle School serves 811 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Hastings Middle School operates within the Hastings School District.

School Overview

The student population of 811 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 811 students
Hastings Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hastings Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Hastings Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hastings Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more 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 15:1 14:1
Hastings Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Hastings Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
19%
17%
Hastings Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
7%
Hastings Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
76%
69%
Hastings Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Hastings Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hastings Middle School 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.
0.39 0.26
Hastings Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
43%
35%
Hastings Middle School 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.
14%
9%
Hastings Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,691 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,326 is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,023 is less than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Hastings School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,691 352
Hastings School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $5 MM
Hastings School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $35 MM $5 MM
Hastings School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,326 $15,061
Hastings School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,023 $13,876
Hastings 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 Hastings Senior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wood River Rural Middle School (19.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Esu #9 Preschool Home Base Prg (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HastingsEsu #9 Preschool Home Base Prg
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK1117 East South St
    HastingsNE 68901
    (402)462-4187
    0.2PKn/a
  • HastingsAdams Co Early Learning Center
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK123 Marian Rd
    HastingsNE 68901
    (402)462-4187
    0.4PKn/a
  • HastingsHawthorne Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 338 students2200 West 9th St
    HastingsNE 68901
    (402)461-7540
    0.7PK-5338
  • HastingsNebraska Youth Academy
    Alternative School
    0.8 miles4200 West 2nd Bldg 3
    HastingsNE 68901
    (402)462-1971
    0.8n/a
  • HastingsMorton Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 346 students731 North Baltimore
    HastingsNE 68901
    (402)461-7545
    1.1PK-5346

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