North Platte High School

North Platte High School serves 1,167 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
North Platte High School operates within the North Platte-2 School District.
North Platte-2 School District's 79% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

The student population of 1167 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,167 students
North Platte High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Platte High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
North Platte High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Platte High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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
North Platte High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
15%
17%
North Platte High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
7%
North Platte High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
81%
69%
North Platte High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
North Platte High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.32 0.26
North Platte High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
28%
35%
North Platte High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
7%
9%
North Platte High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

North Platte-2 School District's student population of 4,182 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,272 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,775 is less than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name North Platte-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed 4,182 352
North Platte-2 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 91%
North Platte-2 School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $5 MM
North Platte-2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $40 MM $5 MM
North Platte-2 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,272 $15,061
North Platte-2 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,775 $13,876
North Platte-2 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Hershey High School (11.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Adams Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North PlatteWashington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 251 students
    0.4 miles
    600 West 3rd
    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308)535-7142
    0.4PK-5251
  • North PlatteCody Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 259 students
    0.5 miles
    2000 West 2nd St
    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308)535-7132
    0.5PK-5259
  • North PlatteMc Donald Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 250 students
    0.5 miles
    601 Mc Donald Rd
    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308)535-7140
    0.5PK-5250
  • North PlatteAdams Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 672 students
    0.8 miles
    1200 South Mc Donald Rd
    North PlatteNE 69103
    (308)535-7112
    0.86-8672
  • North PlatteLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 258 students
    1 miles
    200 West 9th St
    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308)535-7138
    1PK-5258

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