High Plains Community High School

High Plains Community High School serves 83 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the NE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
High Plains Community High School operates within the High Plains Community s School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

The student population of 83 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 83 students
High Plains Community High School Total Students (2001-2014)
Gender % High Plains Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
High Plains Community High School Total Teachers (2001-2014)
Students by Grade High Plains Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 6:1 14:1
High Plains Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Hispanic
4%
17%
High Plains Community High School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
96%
69%
High Plains Community High School White Students (2001-2014)
All Ethnic Groups High Plains Community High 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.
0.08 0.26
High Plains Community High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
21%
35%
High Plains Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
19%
9%
High Plains Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 231 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,647 is higher than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 56% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,188 is higher than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name High Plains Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 231 352
High Plains Community s School District Students Managed (2001-2014)
Graduation Rate 92% 91%
High Plains Community s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $5 MM
High Plains Community s School District District Total Revenue (2001-2010)
District Spending $4 MM $5 MM
High Plains Community s School District District Spending (2001-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,647 $15,061
High Plains Community s School District District Revenue / Student (2001-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,188 $13,876
High Plains Community s School District District Spending / Student (2001-2010)
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 Cross County High School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is High Plains Elementary/polk (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cross County Elementary School (9.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PolkHigh Plains Elementary/polk
    0.1 miles | Grades: 4-5 | 30 students260 South Pine
    PolkNE 68654
    (402)765-2271
    0.14-530
  • StromsburgCross County Elementary School
    9.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 171 students1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    9.2PK-5171
  • StromsburgCross County High School
    9.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 118 students1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    9.29-12118
  • StromsburgCross County Middle School
    9.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 75 students1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    9.26-875
  • ClarksHigh Plains Community Elem/clarks
    10.5 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 62 students205 Pearl St
    ClarksNE 68628
    (308)548-2216
    10.5PK-362

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