1400 Minuteman Drive
Lexington, NE 68850
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Lexington High School serves 884 students in grades 9-12.
Lexington High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Lexington High School's student population of 884 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
884 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Lexington High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lexington High School is 0.40, 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 Data
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State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#828 out of 904 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
76%
19%
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Black
6%
7%
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White
15%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
93%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 884 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 10% in NE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Top 50%)

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