Middle School At Syracuse

1430 Education Drive

Syracuse, NE 68446
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (402)269-2388
  • Middle School At Syracuse serves 265 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • Middle School At Syracuse placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.
  • Middle School At Syracuse operates within the Syracuse-dunbar-avoca s School District.

School Overview

  • Middle School At Syracuse's student population of 265 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students265 students
Middle School At Syracuse Total Students (2011-2016)
Gender %Middle School At Syracuse Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Middle School At Syracuse Total Teachers (2011-2016)
Students by GradeMiddle School At Syracuse Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Middle School At Syracuse is ranked within the top 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Middle School At Syracuse is 0.08, which is less 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Middle School At Syracuse Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2016)
Hispanic
4%
18%
Middle School At Syracuse Black Students (2011-2016)
White
96%
68%
Middle School At Syracuse White Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMiddle School At Syracuse All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.080.27
Middle School At Syracuse Diversity Score (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
Middle School At Syracuse Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
Middle School At Syracuse Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Middle School At Syracuse is Syracuse-dunbar-avoca s School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Syracuse-dunbar-avoca s School District's student population of 753 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,424 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $19,993 is higher than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has grown by 61% over four school years.
    School District NameSyracuse-dunbar-avoca s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    2
    Number of Students Managed753311
    Syracuse-dunbar-avoca s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    82%
    72%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    83%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$9 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$14 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,424$16,894
    District Spending / Student$19,993$15,659
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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