Lincoln Southeast High School

  • Lincoln Southeast High School serves 2,089 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lincoln Southeast 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln Southeast High School's student population of 2,089 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 128 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,089 students
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Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Southeast High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Southeast High School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank
36%
17%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln Southeast 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln Southeast 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lincoln Southeast 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 display the percentage of Asian students in Lincoln Southeast High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lincoln Southeast High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lincoln Southeast High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
76%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lincoln Southeast High School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lincoln Southeast High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Southeast High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.410.27
This chart display the diversity score of Lincoln Southeast High School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Lincoln Southeast High School and public school graduation rate of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lincoln Southeast High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincoln Southeast High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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