Friend High Schools

Friend High Schools serves 151 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Friend High Schools operates within the Friend Public s School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the NE state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 151 students
Friend High Schools Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Friend High Schools Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Friend High Schools Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 11:1
Friend High Schools Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
16%
Friend High Schools Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
n/a
6%
Friend High Schools Black (1998-2012)
White
93%
71%
Friend High Schools White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Friend High Schools Sch Ethnicity Friend High Schools Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.13 0.48
Friend High Schools Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
12%
34%
Friend High Schools Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
10%
9%
Friend High Schools Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 304 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Friend Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 304 337
Friend Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 94% 91%
Friend Public s School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $5 MM
Friend Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $5 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,382 $13,761
District Spending / Student $14,315 $13,000
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby 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)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
For years there has been a push to universalize preschool in this country in order to provide all children with the leg up they will need in order to compete in a globalized economy. While approximately three-fourths of four year olds in America are involved in some kind of educational program, the United States still ranks only 25th out of the 34 most wealthy and upcoming nations in the world in terms of early childhood education, lagging behind the likes of Portugal and Mexico.
‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Seeks to Give African-American Boys a Boost
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.