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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by NORTHWEST PUBLIC School District serving 1,475 students in Grand Island, Nebraska.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

NORTHWEST PUBLIC School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Grand Island 1r Elementary School
    3301 W One-r Road
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308)385-6352

    Grades: PK-8 | 173 students
  • Grand Island Cedar Hollow School
    4900 S Engleman Rd
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308)385-6306

    Grades: PK-8 | 349 students
  • Chapman Chapman Elementary School
    1003 Cady St
    Chapman, NE 68827
    (308)986-2215

    Grades: PK-8 | 82 students
  • Grand Island Lockwood Preschool
    750 Lockwood Rd
    Grand Island, NE 68801
    (308)384-2042

    Grades: PK | 49 students
  • Grand Island Northwest High School
    2710 N North Rd
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308)385-6394

    Grades: 9-12 | 719 students
  • Saint Libory St Libory Elementary School
    435 St Paul Road
    Saint Libory, NE 68872
    (308)687-6475

    Grades: PK-8 | 103 students

Overview

School District NameNORTHWEST PUBLIC School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,475 students
# of Teachers106 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students724 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students751 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.27
# of American Indian Students24 students
% American Indian Students
2%
# of Asian Students9 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students151 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students5 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students1,275 students
% White Students
86%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students11 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:49
# of Students in Kindergarten:81
# of Students in 1st Grade:89
# of Students in 2nd Grade:71
# of Students in 3rd Grade:78
# of Students in 4th Grade:86
# of Students in 5th Grade:79
# of Students in 6th Grade:76
# of Students in 7th Grade:72
# of Students in 8th Grade:75
# of Students in 9th Grade:178
# of Students in 10th Grade:198
# of Students in 11th Grade:161
# of Students in 12th Grade:182
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • NORTHWEST 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 95% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NORTHWEST 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)
58%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NORTHWEST 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≥95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of NORTHWEST 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 $11,028 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 $10,569 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$16 MM$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of NORTHWEST PUBLIC School District and average revenue for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$16 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of NORTHWEST PUBLIC School District and average spending for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,028$16,679
This chart display average revenue per public school student in NORTHWEST PUBLIC School District and average revenue per public school student in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,569$15,460
This chart display average spending per public school student in NORTHWEST 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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NORTHWEST PUBLIC School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.27, which is lower than the Nebraska average of 0.29. The most diverse school in the district is Lockwood Preschool. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nebraska or national school diversity statistics.