Axtell High School

500 Main St
Axtell, NE 68924
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Axtell High School serves 120 students in grades 7-12.
Axtell High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 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 Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 120 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in NE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Axtell High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

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School Overview

Axtell High School's student population of 120 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Axtell High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Axtell High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#539 out of 902 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
21%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
92%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Axtell High School's ranking?
Axtell High School is ranked #539 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 40-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
What is the graduation rate of Axtell High School?
The graduation rate of Axtell High School is 80%, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 85%.
How many students attend Axtell High School?
120 students attend Axtell High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Axtell High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Axtell High School?
Axtell High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Axtell High School offer ?
Axtell High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Axtell High School part of?
Axtell High School is part of Axtell Community Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 120 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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