Fairbury Junior Senior High School

1501 9th St
Fairbury, NE 68352
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Fairbury Junior Senior High School serves 387 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Fairbury Junior Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fairbury Junior Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Fairbury Junior Senior High School's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Fairbury Junior Senior High 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 Fairbury Junior Senior High School is 0.17, 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
#380 out of 913 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.52
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairbury 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 Fairbury Junior Senior High School is Meridian High School (15.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Intermediate School (0.1 miles away)
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