Scottsbluff School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,498 students in Scottsbluff School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in Scottsbluff School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Scottsbluff School District are Longfellow Elementary School, Westmoor Elementary School and Lincoln Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Scottsbluff School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Scottsbluff School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,098 Schools
# Students
3,498 Students
323,847 Students
# Teachers
220 Teachers
23,776 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Scottsbluff School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NE)
Overall District Rank
#205 out of 248 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Scottsbluff   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scottsbluff   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)
45%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scottsbluff   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 Scottsbluff   School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.56
0.52
# American Indian Students
93 Students
4,446 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
27 Students
8,959 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,537 Students
60,839 Students
% Hispanic Students
44%
19%
# Black Students
24 Students
21,654 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
1,743 Students
215,249 Students
% White Students
50%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
450 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
70 Students
12,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
186
17,513
# Students in K Grade:
234
23,239
# Students in 1st Grade:
260
22,902
# Students in 2nd Grade:
247
23,568
# Students in 3rd Grade:
264
24,184
# Students in 4th Grade:
251
24,178
# Students in 5th Grade:
230
22,561
# Students in 6th Grade:
259
23,678
# Students in 7th Grade:
279
23,359
# Students in 8th Grade:
252
23,730
# Students in 9th Grade:
259
23,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
249
23,747
# Students in 11th Grade:
242
23,007
# Students in 12th Grade:
286
24,349
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,241 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 $13,632 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
$46 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Scottsbluff   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
$48 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Scottsbluff   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
$13,241
$18,137
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Scottsbluff   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
$13,632
$17,818
This chart display average spending per public school student in Scottsbluff   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 Scottsbluff School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Longfellow Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2003 5th Ave
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-6262
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #22.
Westmoor Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1722 Ave K
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-6255
Grades: PK-5
| 429 students
Rank: #33.
Lincoln Heights Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2214 Ave C
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-6252
Grades: PK-5
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
Lake Minatare School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
280548 County Road K
Minatare, NE 69356
(308) 783-1134
Grades: PK-5
| 65 students
Rank: #55.
Scottsbluff Senior High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
313 E 27th St
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-6230
Grades: 9-12
| 1,036 students
Rank: #66.
Bluffs Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
27 East 23rd Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-6270
Grades: 6-8
| 790 students
Rank: #77.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1306 9th Ave
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-6259
Grades: PK-5
| 301 students
2512 2nd Avenue
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-6293
Grades: PK
| 116 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Scottsbluff
  • 1722 1ST AVENUE, SCOTTSBLUFF, NE, 69361-1609
  • (308) 635-6200
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,498 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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