Wakefield High School

Wakefield High School serves 184 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Wakefield High School operates within the Wakefield School District.
Wakefield School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

The student population of 184 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 184 students
Wakefield High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wakefield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Wakefield High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wakefield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 11:1 14:1
Wakefield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Wakefield High School American Indian Students (2009-2014)
Hispanic
47%
17%
Wakefield High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
52%
69%
Wakefield High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.51 0.26
Wakefield 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.
34%
35%
Wakefield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
13%
9%
Wakefield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wakefield School District's student population of 445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,971 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,687 is less than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Wakefield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 445 121
Wakefield School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 91%
Wakefield School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $5 MM
Wakefield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $6 MM $5 MM
Wakefield School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,971 $15,061
Wakefield School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,687 $13,876
Wakefield 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 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
    Grades: PK-6 | 261 students
    0 miles
    802 Highland
    WakefieldNE 68784
    (402)287-9892
    0PK-6261
  • WayneTower SchoolAlternative School

    7.2 miles
    901 East 14th St
    WayneNE 68787
    (402)375-3005
    7.2n/an/a
  • EmersonEmerson-hubbard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 156 students
    7.3 miles
    109 West Third St
    EmersonNE 68733
    (402)695-2654
    7.3PK-6156
  • EmersonEmerson-hubbard High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 113 students
    7.3 miles
    1503 Dakota St
    EmersonNE 68733
    (402)695-2636
    7.37-12113
  • WayneWayne Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 479 students
    8.2 miles
    312 Douglas St
    WayneNE 68787
    (402)375-3854
    8.2PK-6479

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