Douglas County West Middle School

401 S Pine St
Valley, NE 68064
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Douglas County West Middle School serves 191 students in grades 6-8.
Douglas County West Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Douglas County West Middle School's student population of 191 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Douglas County West Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Douglas County West Middle School is 0.22, 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
#425 out of 913 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglas County West Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglas County West Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.220.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglas County West Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County West Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Douglas County West Middle School is Douglas County West High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Elkhorn Middle School (2.6 miles away)
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