Conestoga Jr/sr High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
8404 42nd St, Po Box 40

Murray, NE 68409
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (402)235-2271
  • Conestoga Jr/sr High School serves 294 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Conestoga Jr/sr High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.
  • Conestoga Jr/sr High School operates within the Conestoga School District.
  • Conestoga School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the Nebraska state average of 87%.

Top Placements (Nebraska)

Conestoga Jr/sr High School is Listed among the top public schools in Nebraska for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Conestoga Jr/sr High School's student population of 294 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students294 students
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Conestoga Jr/sr High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeConestoga Jr/sr High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Conestoga Jr/sr High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Conestoga Jr/sr High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
1%
1%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School American Indian Students (1997-2016)
Asian
1%
3%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Asian Students (1993-2016)
Hispanic
4%
18%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
1%
7%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Black Students (2002-2016)
White
93%
68%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsConestoga Jr/sr High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.27
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
35%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
Conestoga Jr/sr High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Conestoga Jr/sr High School is Conestoga School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Conestoga School District's student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,221 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,981 is less than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameConestoga School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    2
    Number of Students Managed662311
    Conestoga School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    86%
    72%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    92%
    82%
    District Graduation Rate≥90%
    87%
    District Total Revenue$8 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$9 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,221$16,894
    District Spending / Student$13,981$15,659
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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    Students allways got the one on one with the teachers do to the size of the classes. The teachers their strive to get the students to do more than what the student thinks they can do.
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