Allen High School

126 E 5th
Allen, NE 68710
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Allen High School serves 95 students in grades 7-12.
Allen High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Allen High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Allen High School's student population of 95 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students95 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Allen High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Allen High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#658 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
19%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.52
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllen Consolidated Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Allen High School is Wakefield High School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allen Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Allen Allen Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 84 students
    0.0 miles
    126 E 5th
    Allen, NE 68710
    (402) 635-2484
    0 PK-6 84
  • Wakefield Wakefield Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 296 students
    10.3 miles
    802 Highland
    Wakefield, NE 68784
    (402) 287-9892
    10.3 PK-6 296
  • Wakefield Wakefield High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 202 students
    10.3 miles
    802 Highland
    Wakefield, NE 68784
    (402) 287-2012
    10.3 7-12 202
  • Emerson Emerson-hubbard Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 171 students
    10.9 miles
    109 W Third St
    Emerson, NE 68733
    (402) 695-2654
    10.9 PK-6 171
  • Emerson Emerson-hubbard High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 102 students
    11.4 miles
    1503 Dakota St
    Emerson, NE 68733
    (402) 695-2636
    11.4 7-12 102

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