Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School

  • Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School serves 140 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

  • Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School's student population of 140 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School is 0.04, 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#105 out of 913 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
98%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.040.52
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Graduation Rate≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHitchcock County School SySTEM School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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