High Plains Community High School

High Plains Community High School serves 89 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
High Plains Community High School operates within the High Plains Community s School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 89 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 89 students
High Plains Community High School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
High Plains Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2013)
Students by Grade High Plains Community High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 7:1 11:1
Hispanic
2%
16%
White
97%
71%
All Ethnic Groups High Plains Community High School Sch Ethnicity High Plains Community High School 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.
0.06 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.
25%
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.
12%
9%
High Plains Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 274 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name High Plains Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 274 352
High Plains Community s School District Number of Students Managed (2001-2012)
Graduation Rate 89% 91%
High Plains Community s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $5 MM
District Spending $4 MM $5 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,565 $13,761
District Spending / Student $14,483 $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 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 Students Grades
  • PolkHigh Plains Elementary/polk
    260 South Pine
    PolkNE 68654
    (402)765-2271
    0.1 mi | 31 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • StromsburgCross County Middle School
    1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    9.2 mi | 90 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • StromsburgCross County High School
    1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    9.2 mi | 113 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • StromsburgCross County Elementary School
    1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    9.2 mi | 162 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClarksHigh Plains Community Elem/clarks
    205 Pearl St
    ClarksNE 68628
    (308)548-2216
    10.5 mi | 52 students | Gr. PK-3                      

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Did You Know?
Polk County, NE public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.08, which is lower than the Nebraska average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Polk County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nebraska or national school diversity statistics.