525 Hwy 92
Tryon, NE 69167
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Mc Pherson County Secondary School serves 41 students in grades 7-12.
Mc Pherson County Secondary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Mc Pherson County Secondary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Mc Pherson County Secondary School's student population of 41 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
41 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Mc Pherson County Secondary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Mc Pherson County Secondary 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 Data
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State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#67 out of 904 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
12:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
85%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 41 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in NE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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