Top 10 Best Amherst Public Schools (2021)
For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 392 students in Amherst, NE. Amherst has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Amherst, NE public schools have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Amherst have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Nebraska public schools.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
Top Amherst, NE Public Schools (2021)
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