Grand Island Senior High School

2124 North Lafayette Ave

Grand Island, NE 68803-2048

Grades: 9-12

2,225 students

Grand Island Senior High School serves 2,225 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Grand Island Senior High School operates within the Grand Island School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 2225 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,225 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 125 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 11:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
52%
16%
Black
3%
6%
White
43%
71%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.55 0.25
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.
55%
34%
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.
13%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,113 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,456 is less than the state average of $13,761. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,087 is less than the state average of $13,000. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Grand Island School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
2
Number of Students Managed 9,113 354
Graduation Rate 70% 91%
District Total Revenue $107 MM $5 MM
District Spending $103 MM $5 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,456 $13,761
District Spending / Student $12,087 $13,000
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central Ne Support Service Program (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walnut Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Lawn Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand IslandSuccess Academy
    Alternative School
    1912 North Lafayette Ave
    Grand IslandNE 68803
    (308)385-5885
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Grand IslandWest Lawn Elementary School
    3022 College St
    Grand IslandNE 68803
    (308)385-5930
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 262 students                      
  • Grand IslandWalnut Middle School
    1600 North Custer Ave
    Grand IslandNE 68803
    (308)385-5990
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 826 students                      
  • Grand IslandNewell Elementary School
    2700 West 13th St
    Grand IslandNE 68803
    (308)385-5905
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 453 students                      
  • Grand IslandKnickrehm Elementary School
    2013 North Oak St
    Grand IslandNE 68801
    (308)385-5927
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 243 students                      

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