Loup County School District
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in Loup County School District, serving 69 students. Loup County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
- Public schools in Loup County School District have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 51% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Nebraska.
- Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is less than the Nebraska public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Loup County School District|
|School District Phone Number||(308) 942-6115|
|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||69 Students||323,847 Students|
|# of Teachers||15 Teachers||23,776 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1||14:1|
- Loup County School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 248 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (NE)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#155 out of 248 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Graduation Rate (16-17)|
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||7 Students||60,839 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||2 Students||21,654 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||57 Students||215,249 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||3 Students||450 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students|
|# 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:||9||17,513|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||5||23,239|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||5||22,902|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||2||23,568|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||1||24,184|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||8||24,178|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||6||22,561|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||4||23,678|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||5||23,359|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||3||23,730|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||8||23,832|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||6||23,747|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||3||23,007|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||4||24,349|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $29,290 is higher than the state median of $17,458. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $30,159 is higher than the state median of $17,165. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (NE)|
|Total Revenue||$2 MM||$7 MM|
|Spending||$2 MM||$7 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$29,290||$17,458|
|Revenue / Student||$30,159||$17,165|
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