Wakefield High School

Wakefield High School serves 185 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Wakefield High School operates within the Wakefield School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NE state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 185 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 185 students
Wakefield High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Wakefield High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wakefield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 12:1 11:1
Wakefield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
49%
16%
Wakefield High School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
51%
71%
Wakefield High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wakefield 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.
0.50 0.25
Wakefield High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
34%
34%
Wakefield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
14%
9%
Wakefield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,858 is less than the state average of $13,761. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,765 is less than the state average of $13,000. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Wakefield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 440 354
Wakefield School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 91%
Wakefield School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $5 MM
Wakefield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $5 MM
Wakefield School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,858 $13,761
Wakefield School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,765 $13,000
Wakefield School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Emerson-hubbard High School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wayne Junior High School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wakefield Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wakefield Wakefield Elementary School
    802 Highland
    WakefieldNE 68784
    (402)287-9892
    0 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 255 students                      
  • WayneTower School
    Alternative School
    901 East 14th St
    WayneNE 68787
    (402)375-3005
    Alternative School

    7.2 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • EmersonEmerson-hubbard Elementary School
    109 West Third St
    EmersonNE 68733
    (402)695-2654
    7.3 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 147 students                      
  • EmersonEmerson-hubbard High School
    1503 Dakota St
    EmersonNE 68733
    (402)695-2636
    7.3 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 125 students                      
  • WayneWayne Junior High School
    611 West 7th St
    WayneNE 68787
    (402)375-3150
    8.2 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 142 students                      

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