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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 14 public schools managed by KEARNEY PUBLIC School District serving 5,604 students in Kearney, Nebraska.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

KEARNEY PUBLIC School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Kearney Bryant Elementary School
    1611 Ave C
    Kearney, NE 68847
    (308)698-8190

    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
  • Kearney Buffalo Hills Elementary School
    6110 11th Avenue
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8290

    Grades: PK-5 | 250 students
  • Kearney Central Elementary School
    300 W 24th St
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8040

    Grades: PK-5 | 289 students
  • Kearney Emerson Elementary School
    2705 Ave E
    Kearney, NE 68847
    (308)698-8270

    Grades: PK-5 | 250 students
  • Kearney Glenwood Elementary School
    8105 9th Ave
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8240

    Grades: PK-5 | 129 students
  • Kearney Horizon Middle School
    915 W 35th St
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8120

    Grades: 6-8 | 588 students
  • Kearney Kearney Education Center
    1511 5th Avenue
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8033

    Grades: PK | 116 students
  • Kearney Kearney High School
    2702 West 11th Street
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8060

    Grades: 9-12 | 1439 students
  • Kearney Kenwood Elementary School
    915 16th Ave
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8200

    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
  • Kearney Meadowlark Elementary School
    1010 E 53rd St
    Kearney, NE 68847
    (308)698-8210

    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
  • Kearney Northeast Elementary School
    910 E 34th St
    Kearney, NE 68847
    (308)698-8230

    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
  • Kearney Park Elementary School
    3000 7th Ave
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8280

    Grades: PK-5 | 258 students
  • Kearney Sunrise Middle School
    4611 Ave N
    Kearney, NE 68847
    (308)698-8150

    Grades: 6-8 | 590 students
  • Kearney Windy Hills Elementary School
    4211 20th Ave
    Kearney, NE 68845
    (308)698-8220

    Grades: PK-5 | 258 students

Overview

School District NameKEARNEY PUBLIC School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,604 students
# of Teachers363 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,888 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students2,716 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.33
# of American Indian Students45 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students77 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students786 students
% Hispanic Students
14%
# of Black Students129 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students4,531 students
% White Students
81%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students31 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:200
# of Students in Kindergarten:454
# of Students in 1st Grade:464
# of Students in 2nd Grade:489
# of Students in 3rd Grade:461
# of Students in 4th Grade:450
# of Students in 5th Grade:469
# of Students in 6th Grade:369
# of Students in 7th Grade:404
# of Students in 8th Grade:405
# of Students in 9th Grade:372
# of Students in 10th Grade:356
# of Students in 11th Grade:365
# of Students in 12th Grade:346
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • KEARNEY PUBLIC 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.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KEARNEY PUBLIC 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KEARNEY PUBLIC 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of KEARNEY PUBLIC School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,453 in this school district is less than the state average of $16,679. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,106 is less than the state average of $15,460. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NE)
Total Revenue$55 MM$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of KEARNEY PUBLIC School District and average revenue for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$54 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of KEARNEY PUBLIC School District and average spending for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,453$16,679
This chart display average revenue per public school student in KEARNEY PUBLIC School District and average revenue per public school student in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,106$15,460
This chart display average spending per public school student in KEARNEY PUBLIC School District and average spending per public school student in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
KEARNEY PUBLIC School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.33, which is higher than the Nebraska average of 0.29. The most diverse school in the district is Kearney Education Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nebraska or national school diversity statistics.