Valentine Community Schools School District

431 N Green St
Valentine, NE 69201-1969
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 632 students in Valentine Community Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in Valentine Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,087 Schools
# Students
632 Students
324,727 Students
# Teachers
64 Teachers
23,944 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Valentine Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 246 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 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
#74 out of 246 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Valentine Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Valentine Community 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)
54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valentine Community 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
≥90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Valentine Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.40
0.54
# American Indian Students
61 Students
4,249 Students
% American Indian Students
10%
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
9,510 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
28 Students
64,591 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
20%
# Black Students
1 Student
21,619 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# White Students
483 Students
210,614 Students
% White Students
76%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
481 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
57 Students
13,663 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
68
17,748
# Students in K Grade:
47
22,902
# Students in 1st Grade:
50
23,048
# Students in 2nd Grade:
37
22,715
# Students in 3rd Grade:
40
22,946
# Students in 4th Grade:
40
22,866
# Students in 5th Grade:
43
23,517
# Students in 6th Grade:
39
24,127
# Students in 7th Grade:
35
24,295
# Students in 8th Grade:
39
22,786
# Students in 9th Grade:
44
24,174
# Students in 10th Grade:
52
24,341
# Students in 11th Grade:
51
24,090
# Students in 12th Grade:
47
25,172
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,187 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 $17,046 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)
$11 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Valentine Community 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)
$11 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Valentine Community 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
$17,187
$18,964
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Valentine Community 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
$17,046
$18,654
This chart display average spending per public school student in Valentine Community 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 Valentine Community Schools School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Valentine Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
615 E 5th St
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 376-3237
Grades: PK-4
| 260 students
Rank: #22.
Valentine Middle School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
239 N Wood
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 376-3367
Grades: 5-8
| 154 students
Rank: #33.
Valentine High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
431 N Green St
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 376-1780
Grades: 9-12
| 194 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cutcomb Lake School
30 Miles S Of Nenzel Nebraska,
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 823-4208
Grades: PK-8
| 4 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kennedy School
16b Spur, Lat 42.527458, Long
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 376-1666
Grades: PK-8
| 8 students
Rank: n/an/a
Simeon School
431 N Green St
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 376-3367
Grades: PK-8
| 12 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 632 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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