Newcastle High School (Closed 2015)

509 Annie Street, Po Box 187
Newcastle, NE 68757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Newcastle High School served 28 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 71%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 77%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students28 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Newcastle High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≥50%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newcastle High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≥50%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newcastle High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Newcastle High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Newcastle High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
White
78%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Newcastle High School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newcastle High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.360.52
This chart display the diversity score of Newcastle High School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(12-13)
≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newcastle High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newcastle High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHartington Newcastle School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newcastle High School is Vermillion High School - 01 (9.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vermillion Middle School - 02 (9.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hartington-newcastle Elementary At Newcastle (0.0 miles away)
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