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 OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students126 students
Friend High Schools Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Friend High Schools Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Friend High Schools Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeFriend High Schools Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
Friend High Schools Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Friend High Schools Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsFriend High Schools All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE 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.
0.200.50
Friend High Schools Diversity Score (1998-2015)
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 (1988-2015)
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 (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Friend School District's student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,491 is higher than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $34,827 is higher than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has grown by 102% over four years.
School District NameFriend School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed277322
Friend School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%91%
Friend School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$4 MM$5 MM
Friend School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$10 MM$5 MM
Friend School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,491$15,061
Friend School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$34,827$13,876
Friend School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FriendFriend Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 151 students
    0 miles
    501 Main St, Po Box 67
    FriendNE 68359
    (402)947-2781
    0PK-6151
  • ExeterExeter-milligan Elem-exeter Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 50 students
    8.3 miles
    318 S River Ave, Po Box 139
    ExeterNE 68351
    (402)266-5911
    8.3PK-250
  • ExeterExeter-milligan High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 92 students
    8.3 miles
    318 S River Ave, Po Box 139
    ExeterNE 68351
    (402)266-5911
    8.37-1292
  • DorchesterDorchester Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 104 students
    8.8 miles
    506 W 9th, Po Box 7
    DorchesterNE 68343
    (402)946-2781
    8.8PK-6104
  • DorchesterDorchester High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 78 students
    8.8 miles
    506 W 9th, Po Box 7
    DorchesterNE 68343
    (402)946-2781
    8.87-1278

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