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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in Garden County Schools School District, serving 250 students. Garden County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Public schools in Garden County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 51% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
The top ranked public schools in Garden County Schools School District are Garden County Junior/senior High School and Garden County Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the Nebraska public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameGarden County Schools School District
School District Phone Number(308) 772-3242
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NE)
# of Schools2 Schools1,097 Schools
# of Students250 Students323,847 Students
# of Teachers24 Teachers23,776 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1

District Comparison

Garden County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 248 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 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 DataThis School DistrictState Average (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#159 out of 248 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Garden County Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garden County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garden County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Garden County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.280.52
# of American Indian Students4 Students4,446 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a8,959 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students31 Students60,839 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
19%
# of Black Studentsn/a21,654 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# of White Students210 Students215,249 Students
% White Students
84%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a450 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students5 Students12,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1417,513
# of Students in Kindergarten:1923,239
# of Students in 1st Grade:2022,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1723,568
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2024,184
# of Students in 4th Grade:2124,178
# of Students in 5th Grade:1322,561
# of Students in 6th Grade:1923,678
# of Students in 7th Grade:2223,359
# of Students in 8th Grade:1623,730
# of Students in 9th Grade:1223,832
# of Students in 10th Grade:2123,747
# of Students in 11th Grade:1923,007
# of Students in 12th Grade:1724,349
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $17,672 is higher than the state median of $17,458. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,696 is higher than the state median of $17,165. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NE)
Total Revenue$4 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Garden County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$5 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Garden County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,672$17,458
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Garden County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,696$17,165
This chart display average spending per public school student in Garden County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Garden County Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Garden County Junior/senior High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    200 W 4th St
    Oshkosh, NE 69154
    (308) 772-3242

    Grades: 7-12 | 107 students
  • Garden County Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    800 West 2nd
    Oshkosh, NE 69154
    (308) 772-3336

    Grades: PK-6 | 143 students
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