MC Cook School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,424 students in MC Cook School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in MC Cook School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in MC Cook School District are Central Elementary School, Mc Cook Junior High School and Mc Cook Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. MC Cook School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

MC Cook School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Nebraska for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
MC Cook School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,098 Schools
# Students
1,424 Students
323,847 Students
# Teachers
97 Teachers
23,776 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

MC Cook School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 248 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NE)
Overall District Rank
#60 out of 248 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of MC Cook   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MC Cook   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MC Cook   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of MC Cook   School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.19
0.52
# American Indian Students
3 Students
4,446 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
8,959 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
117 Students
60,839 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
19%
# Black Students
6 Students
21,654 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# White Students
1,280 Students
215,249 Students
% White Students
90%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
450 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
12 Students
12,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
40
17,513
# Students in K Grade:
91
23,239
# Students in 1st Grade:
107
22,902
# Students in 2nd Grade:
97
23,568
# Students in 3rd Grade:
88
24,184
# Students in 4th Grade:
116
24,178
# Students in 5th Grade:
88
22,561
# Students in 6th Grade:
98
23,678
# Students in 7th Grade:
110
23,359
# Students in 8th Grade:
113
23,730
# Students in 9th Grade:
128
23,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
107
23,747
# Students in 11th Grade:
109
23,007
# Students in 12th Grade:
132
24,349
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,501 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,137. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,711 is less than the state median of $17,818. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NE)
Total Revenue
$16 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of MC Cook   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of MC Cook   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,501
$18,137
This chart display average revenue per public school student in MC Cook   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,711
$17,818
This chart display average spending per public school student in MC Cook   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best MC Cook School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
604 W 1st
Mc Cook, NE 69001
(308) 345-3976
Grades: 4-5
| 204 students
Rank: #22.
Mc Cook Junior High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
800 W 7th St
Mc Cook, NE 69001
(308) 345-6940
Grades: 6-8
| 321 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Mc Cook Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1500 W 3rd St
Mc Cook, NE 69001
(308) 345-5681
Grades: PK-3
| 423 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Mc Cook Senior High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 W 7th St
Mc Cook, NE 69001
(308) 345-5422
Grades: 9-12
| 476 students
Mc Cook Alternative Education
Alternative School
404 West 7th Street
Mc Cook, NE 69001
(308) 345-5631
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Mc Cook
  • 700 W 7TH, MC COOK, NE, 69001-3079
  • (308) 345-2510
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,424 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19

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