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For the 2021 school year, there are 18 public schools in Adams County, NE, serving 5,019 students. Adams County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Adams County, NE public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Adams County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Nebraska public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Adams County, NE are East Elementary School, Kenesaw Secondary School and Juniata Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Nebraska public school average of 14:1.

Top Adams County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • East Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1970 E 12th St
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 463-6107

    Grades: PK-6 | 152 students
  • Kenesaw Secondary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    110 N 5th Ave
    Kenesaw, NE 68956
    (402) 752-3215

    Grades: 7-12 | 121 students
  • Juniata Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    512 N Brass Ave
    Juniata, NE 68955
    (402) 751-2245

    Grades: PK-6 | 171 students
  • Wallace Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2975 S Baltimore Ave
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 463-5090

    Grades: PK-6 | 150 students
  • Adams Central Junior Senior High School Math: 59% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1090 S Adams Rd
    Hastings, NE 68902
    (402) 463-3285

    Grades: 7-12 | 448 students
  • Kenesaw Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    110 N 5th Ave
    Kenesaw, NE 68956
    (402) 752-3215

    Grades: PK-6 | 150 students
  • Raymond A Watson Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1720 N Crane
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 461-7593

    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
  • Longfellow Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    828 N Hastings
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 461-7584

    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
  • Silver Lake High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9405 S Lincoln Ave
    Roseland, NE 68973
    (402) 756-6611

    Grades: 7-12 | 87 students
  • Hastings Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 N Marian Road
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 461-7520

    Grades: 6-8 | 830 students
  • Hawthorne Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2200 W 9th St
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 461-7540

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Hastings Senior High School Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 W 14th St
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 461-7550

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,099 student
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    720 S Franklin
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 461-7589

    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
  • Alcott Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    731 N Baltimore
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 461-7580

    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
  • 18+ Program Special Education School
    1113 E South Street
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 463-5611

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Adams County Early Learning Center
    123 Marian Rd
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 462-4187

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Esu #9 Preschool Home Base Prg
    1117 E South Street
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 463-5611

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Nebraska Youth Academy Alternative School
    4200 W 2nd Bldg 3
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 462-1971

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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