Amherst School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public schools in Amherst School District, serving 392 students.
- Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the Nebraska public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Amherst School District|
|School District Phone Number||(308)826-3131|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (NE)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||1,097 Schools|
|# of Students||392 Students||323,847 Students|
|# of Teachers||26 Teachers||23,776 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||14:1|
- Amherst School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 245 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (NE)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||4,446 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||n/a||8,959 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||12 Students||60,839 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||1 Student||21,654 Students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||379 Students||215,249 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||450 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||n/a||12,250 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students||n/a|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||20||17,513|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||30||23,239|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||23||22,902|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||22||23,568|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||28||24,184|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||22||24,178|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||26||22,561|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||46||23,678|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||31||23,359|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||28||23,730|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||28||23,832|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||30||23,747|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||28||23,007|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||30||24,349|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $11,352 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $9,755 is less than the state average of $13,718. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (NE)|
|Total Revenue||$4 MM||$5 MM|
|Spending||$3 MM||$5 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,352||$14,800|
|Spending / Student||$9,755||$13,718|
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