Gretna High School

11335 S 204th Street
Gretna, NE 68028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 1,616 students in grades 9-12, Gretna High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,616 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 96% (Top 5% in NE)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 67% (Top 20%)
  • : 63% (Top 20%)
  • : 76% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gretna High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Gretna High School's student population of 1,616 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,616 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
91 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Gretna High School ranks within the top 20% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gretna High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NE)
#107 out of 902 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Gretna High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
67%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gretna High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
63%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gretna High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
76%
62%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Gretna High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
12:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Gretna High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Gretna High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Gretna High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Gretna High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Gretna High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
91%
64%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Gretna High School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Gretna High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gretna High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Nebraska.
0.17
This chart displays the diversity score of Gretna High School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
96%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Gretna High School and public school graduation rate of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gretna High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gretna High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gretna High School's ranking?
Gretna High School is ranked #107 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska.
What schools are Gretna High School often compared to?
Gretna High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Platteview Senior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
67% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 63% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NE state average).
What is the graduation rate of Gretna High School?
The graduation rate of Gretna High School is 96%, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 87%.
How many students attend Gretna High School?
1,616 students attend Gretna High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Gretna High School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gretna High School?
Gretna High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Gretna High School offer ?
Gretna High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Gretna High School part of?
Gretna High School is part of Gretna Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,616 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 67% (Top 20%)
  • : 63% (Top 20%)
  • : 76% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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