Southern School District 1 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 372 students in Southern School District 1 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in Southern School District 1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Southern School District 1 School District are Southern Jr-sr High School, Southern Elementary School and 3-year-old Preschool. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Southern School District 1 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Southern School District 1 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,087 Schools
# Students
372 Students
324,727 Students
# Teachers
37 Teachers
23,944 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Southern School District 1 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 246 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 80% 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
#233 out of 248 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southern School District 1  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern School District 1  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)
38%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern School District 1  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
≥80%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southern School District 1  School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.18
0.54
# American Indian Students
4 Students
4,249 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
9,510 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
12 Students
64,591 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
20%
# Black Students
3 Students
21,619 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
336 Students
210,614 Students
% White Students
90%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
481 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
17 Students
13,663 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
21
17,748
# Students in K Grade:
31
22,902
# Students in 1st Grade:
24
23,048
# Students in 2nd Grade:
22
22,715
# Students in 3rd Grade:
23
22,946
# Students in 4th Grade:
22
22,866
# Students in 5th Grade:
20
23,517
# Students in 6th Grade:
34
24,127
# Students in 7th Grade:
26
24,295
# Students in 8th Grade:
33
22,786
# Students in 9th Grade:
29
24,174
# Students in 10th Grade:
34
24,341
# Students in 11th Grade:
23
24,090
# Students in 12th Grade:
30
25,172
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,081 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,964. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,702 is higher than the state median of $18,654. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NE)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southern School District 1  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$7 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Southern School District 1  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,081
$18,964
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southern School District 1  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
$18,702
$18,654
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southern School District 1  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 Southern School District 1 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Southern Jr-sr High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
115 S 11th St
Wymore, NE 68466
(402) 645-3326
Grades: 7-12
| 175 students
Rank: #22.
Southern Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
315 W 2nd St
Blue Springs, NE 68318
(402) 645-3359
Grades: PK-6
| 197 students
Rank: n/an/a
3-year-old Preschool
313 W 1st Street
Blue Springs, NE 68318
(402) 645-3359
Grades: PK
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Southern School District 1
  • 115 S 11TH ST, WYMORE, NE, 68466-0237
  • (402) 645-3326
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.18

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