Gibbon High School

  • Gibbon High School serves 254 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Gibbon High School's student population of 254 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gibbon High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gibbon High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#829 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
42%
19%
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White
58%
66%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gibbon High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.490.53
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Graduation Rate80-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGIBBON PUBLIC SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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