Friend High Schools

  • Friend High Schools serves 126 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Friend High Schools operates within the Friend School District.
  • Friend School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 126 students has declined by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 126 students
Friend High Schools Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Friend High Schools Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Friend High Schools Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Friend High Schools Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 14:1
Friend High Schools Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Friend High Schools American Indian Students (1998-2009)
Asian
3%
2%
Friend High Schools Asian Students (2012-2015)
Hispanic
7%
18%
Friend High Schools Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
1%
7%
Friend High Schools Black Students (1998-2015)
White
89%
68%
Friend High Schools White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Friend High Schools Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Friend High Schools Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Friend High Schools All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.26
Friend High Schools Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
35%
Friend High Schools Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
9%
Friend High Schools Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Friend School District's student population of 277 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,309 in this district is less than the state average of $18,783. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,178 is less than the state average of $18,332. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Friend School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 277 322
Friend School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 91%
Friend School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $6 MM
Friend School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $5 MM $6 MM
Friend School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,309 $18,783
Friend School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,178 $18,332
Friend School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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  • FriendFriend Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 151 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 67
    FriendNE 68359
    (402)947-2781
    0PK-6151
  • ExeterExeter-milligan Elem-exeter Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 50 students
    8.3 miles
    Po Box 139
    ExeterNE 68351
    (402)266-5911
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  • ExeterExeter-milligan High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 92 students
    8.3 miles
    Po Box 139
    ExeterNE 68351
    (402)266-5911
    8.37-1292
  • DorchesterDorchester Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 104 students
    8.8 miles
    Po Box 7
    DorchesterNE 68343
    (402)946-2781
    8.8PK-6104
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    Grades: 7-12 | 78 students
    8.8 miles
    Po Box 7
    DorchesterNE 68343
    (402)946-2781
    8.87-1278

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