Wausa School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 263 students in Wausa School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in Wausa School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wausa School District are Wausa High School and Wausa Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wausa School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Wausa School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,098 Schools
# Students
263 Students
323,847 Students
# Teachers
20 Teachers
23,776 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Wausa 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 50% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NE)
Overall District Rank
#135 out of 248 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wausa   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wausa   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)
45-49%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wausa   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
≥50%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wausa   School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.08
0.52
# American Indian Students
1 Student
4,446 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
8,959 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
n/a
60,839 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
19%
# Black Students
4 Students
21,654 Students
% Black Students
2%
7%
# White Students
252 Students
215,249 Students
% White Students
96%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
450 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5 Students
12,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
25
17,513
# Students in K Grade:
16
23,239
# Students in 1st Grade:
14
22,902
# Students in 2nd Grade:
19
23,568
# Students in 3rd Grade:
18
24,184
# Students in 4th Grade:
16
24,178
# Students in 5th Grade:
22
22,561
# Students in 6th Grade:
21
23,678
# Students in 7th Grade:
21
23,359
# Students in 8th Grade:
21
23,730
# Students in 9th Grade:
16
23,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
24
23,747
# Students in 11th Grade:
14
23,007
# Students in 12th Grade:
16
24,349
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,061 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 $13,951 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
$4 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wausa   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
$4 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Wausa   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
$14,061
$18,137
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wausa   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
$13,951
$17,818
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wausa   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 Wausa School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wausa High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 S Bismarck
Wausa, NE 68786
(402) 586-2255
Grades: 7-12
| 112 students
Rank: #22.
Wausa Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
300 S Bismark
Wausa, NE 68786
(402) 586-2255
Grades: PK-6
| 151 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Wausa
  • 300 SOUTH BISMARCK STREET, WAUSA, NE, 68786-2038
  • (402) 586-2255
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 263 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08

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