Pierce Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public elementary school serving 354 students in Pierce Public Schools School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public elementary schools in Nebraska.
Public Elementary School in Pierce Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Nebraska public elementary school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary school in Pierce Public Schools School District is Pierce Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public elementary school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Pierce 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%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Pierce Public Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
1 School
650 Schools
# Students
354 Students
205,895 Students
# Teachers
24 Teachers
15,071 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Pierce Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 242 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 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NE)
Overall District Rank
#33 out of 248 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pierce Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pierce 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 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 Pierce 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pierce Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.11
0.55
# American Indian Students
4 Students
2,740 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
6,650 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
9 Students
41,260 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
20%
# Black Students
n/a
14,165 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# White Students
334 Students
131,383 Students
% White Students
94%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
299 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
7 Students
9,398 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
40
12,499
# Students in K Grade:
45
22,741
# Students in 1st Grade:
36
23,048
# Students in 2nd Grade:
57
22,715
# Students in 3rd Grade:
52
22,946
# Students in 4th Grade:
31
22,866
# Students in 5th Grade:
47
23,517
# Students in 6th Grade:
46
24,127
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
16,320
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
15,116
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
-
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
-
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
-
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
-
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,642 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,964. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,965 is less than the state median of $18,654. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NE)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$9 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pierce Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$9 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Pierce Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,642
$18,964
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pierce 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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,965
$18,654
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pierce 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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Pierce Public Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pierce Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
211 N 7th
Pierce, NE 68767
(402) 329-4302
Grades: PK-6
| 354 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Pierce Public Schools School District
  • 201 N SUNSET, PIERCE, NE, 68767-1816
  • (402) 329-4677
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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