Rock County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 top public preschools in Rock County School District, serving 128 students.
  • Public preschool in Rock County School District have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus Nebraska public pre school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus 53% Nebraska statewide average). This district's average pre school ranking is in the top 50% of public pre schools in Nebraska.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Bassett Grade School, with 75-79% math proficiency and 55-59% reading proficiency. Read more about public pre school math/reading proficiency statistics in Nebraska or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is less than the Nebraska public preschool average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Nebraska public preschool average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameRock County School District
School District Phone Number(402)684-3411
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NE)
# of Schools4 Schools667 Schools
# of Students128 Students158,568 Students
# of Teachers16 Teachers11,576 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1

District Comparison

  • Rock County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 231 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rock County   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)50-54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rock County   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≥80%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Rock County   School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.130.53
# of American Indian Studentsn/a2,370 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a4,338 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students7 Students29,601 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
19%
# of Black Studentsn/a10,905 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# of White Students119 Students104,900 Students
% White Students
93%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a253 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students6,201 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:316,696
# of Students in Kindergarten:1722,442
# of Students in 1st Grade:2023,366
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1623,796
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1722,695
# of Students in 4th Grade:1820,956
# of Students in 5th Grade:1619,871
# of Students in 6th Grade:208,248
# of Students in 7th Grade:1262
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 236
# of Students in 9th Grade: - -
# of Students in 10th Grade: - -
# of Students in 11th Grade: - -
# of Students in 12th Grade: - -
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,907 is higher 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 $17,876 is higher 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$4 MM$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rock County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$4 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Rock County   School District and average spending for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,907$16,679
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rock County   School District and average revenue per public school student in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,876$15,460
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rock County   School District and average spending per public school student in NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Rock County School District Public Preschools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | NE School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bassett Bassett Grade School Math: 75-79% / Reading: 55-59% | Top 50%
    202 E Florence
    Bassett, NE 68714
    (402)684-3855

    Grades: PK-6 | 114 students
  • Newport Newport School
    276 Main St
    Newport, NE 68759
    (402)244-5225

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • Bassett Pony Lake School
    45597 866th Rd
    Bassett, NE 68714
    (402)244-5450

    Grades: PK-8 | 6 students
  • Bassett Rose School
    85256 Us Hwy 183
    Bassett, NE 68714
    (402)684-3469

    Grades: PK-8 | 8 students
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