Wahoo Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,070 students in Wahoo Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in Wahoo Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wahoo Public Schools School District are Wahoo Middle School, Wahoo High School and Wahoo Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wahoo Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wahoo 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 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Wahoo 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
4 Schools
1,087 Schools
# Students
1,070 Students
324,727 Students
# Teachers
75 Teachers
23,944 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Wahoo Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NE)
Overall District Rank
#42 out of 248 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wahoo Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wahoo 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)
57%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wahoo 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
≥95%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wahoo 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
0.14
0.54
# American Indian Students
4 Students
4,249 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
9,510 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
43 Students
64,591 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
20%
# Black Students
14 Students
21,619 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
993 Students
210,614 Students
% White Students
93%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
481 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
13,663 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
53
17,748
# Students in K Grade:
78
22,902
# Students in 1st Grade:
65
23,048
# Students in 2nd Grade:
69
22,715
# Students in 3rd Grade:
77
22,946
# Students in 4th Grade:
72
22,866
# Students in 5th Grade:
85
23,517
# Students in 6th Grade:
72
24,127
# Students in 7th Grade:
87
24,295
# Students in 8th Grade:
80
22,786
# Students in 9th Grade:
73
24,174
# Students in 10th Grade:
91
24,341
# Students in 11th Grade:
91
24,090
# Students in 12th Grade:
77
25,172
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,353 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 $12,824 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
$15 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wahoo Public Schools  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
$14 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Wahoo Public Schools  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
$14,353
$18,964
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wahoo 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
$12,824
$18,654
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wahoo 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 Wahoo Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wahoo Middle School
Math: 80% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2201 N Locust
Wahoo, NE 68066
(402) 443-3101
Grades: 6-8
| 239 students
Rank: #22.
Wahoo High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2201 N Locust
Wahoo, NE 68066
(402) 443-4332
Grades: 9-12
| 332 students
Rank: #33.
Wahoo Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2056 N Hackberry
Wahoo, NE 68066
(402) 443-4250
Grades: PK-5
| 446 students
Rank: n/an/a
Wahoo Pre-school
2056 N Hackberry
Wahoo, NE 68066
(402) 443-4250
Grades: PK
| 53 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Wahoo
  • 2201 N LOCUST, WAHOO, NE, 68066-1093
  • (402) 443-3051
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,070 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.14

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