Osceola Public Schools School District

565 S Kimmel
Osceola, NE 68651-0198
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Osceola Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Nebraska for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 234 students in Osceola Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in Osceola Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,084 Schools
# Students
234 Students
327,576 Students
# Teachers
23 Teachers
24,241 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Osceola Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 245 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NE)
Overall District Rank
#26 out of 246 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Osceola Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Osceola Public 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Osceola Public 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Osceola Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.20
0.55
# American Indian Students
4 Students
4,360 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
9,615 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
12 Students
67,064 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
21%
# Black Students
n/a
21,528 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# White Students
209 Students
210,051 Students
% White Students
89%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
529 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
9 Students
14,429 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
27
19,011
# Students in K Grade:
13
23,400
# Students in 1st Grade:
9
22,974
# Students in 2nd Grade:
22
23,231
# Students in 3rd Grade:
13
22,946
# Students in 4th Grade:
11
23,093
# Students in 5th Grade:
12
22,974
# Students in 6th Grade:
16
23,704
# Students in 7th Grade:
26
24,278
# Students in 8th Grade:
18
24,345
# Students in 9th Grade:
22
23,686
# Students in 10th Grade:
15
24,328
# Students in 11th Grade:
13
24,010
# Students in 12th Grade:
17
25,596
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,385 is higher than the state median of $15,508. The school district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $36,201 is higher than the state median of $16,823. The school district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NE)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$5,080 MM
This chart display total revenue of Osceola Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$9 MM
$5,511 MM
This chart display total spending of Osceola Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,385
$15,508
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Osceola Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$36,201
$16,823
This chart display average spending per public school student in Osceola Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Osceola Public Schools School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Osceola Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
341 S Kimmel
Osceola, NE 68651
(402) 747-2091
Grades: PK-5
| 107 students
Rank: #22.
Osceola High School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
565 S Kimmel
Osceola, NE 68651
(402) 747-3121
Grades: 9-12
| 67 students
Rank: #33.
Osceola Middle School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
565 S Kimmel
Osceola, NE 68651
(402) 747-3121
Grades: 6-8
| 60 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Osceola Public Schools School District?
Osceola Public Schools School District manages 3 public schools serving 234 students.
What is the rank of Osceola Public Schools School District?
Osceola Public Schools School District is ranked #76 out of 245 school districts in Nebraska (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Nebraska school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
What is the racial composition of students in Osceola Public Schools School District?
89% of Osceola Public Schools School District students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Osceola Public Schools School District?
Osceola Public Schools School District has a student/teacher ratio of 10:1, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 14:1.
What is Osceola Public Schools School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $36,201 is higher than the state median of $16,823. The school district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 234 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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