Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School

Tel: (402)867-2341
  • Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School serves 197 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (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.
  • Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.
  • Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School operates within the Elmwood-murdock School District.
  • Elmwood-murdock School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the Nebraska state average of 87%.

Top Placements (Nebraska)

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
  • Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School's student population of 197 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students197 students
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Total Students (1992-2016)
Gender %Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Total Teachers (1992-2016)
Students by GradeElmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School is 0.08, 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)90-94%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School American Indian Students (1994-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Asian Students (1991-2006)
Hispanic
3%
18%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Black Students (1997-2016)
Black
1%
7%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Black Students (2008-2016)
White
96%
68%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School White Students (1991-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsElmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.080.27
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Diversity Score (1993-2016)
Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School is Elmwood-murdock School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Elmwood-murdock School District's student population of 442 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $14,870 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $17,728 is higher than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four school years.
    School District NameElmwood-murdock School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed442311
    Elmwood-murdock School District Students Managed (1995-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
    72%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
    82%
    District Graduation Rate≥90%
    87%
    District Total Revenue$6 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$7 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$14,870$16,894
    District Spending / Student$17,728$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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