Norfolk Senior High School

801 Riverside Blvd
Norfolk, NE 68702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Norfolk Senior High School serves 1,324 students in grades 9-12.
Norfolk Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Norfolk Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Norfolk Senior High School's student population of 1,324 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

Norfolk Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Norfolk Senior High School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#579 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
66%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.52
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Graduation Rate
92%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorfolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Norfolk Senior High School is Eastern Learning Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Norfolk Junior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Norfolk Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norfolk Norfolk Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 648 students
    0.4 miles
    1221 N 1st St
    Norfolk, NE 68702
    (402) 644-2569
    0.4 5-6 648
  • Norfolk Jefferson Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 233 students
    0.5 miles
    406 Cottonwood St
    Norfolk, NE 68702
    (402) 644-2546
    0.5 PK-4 233
  • Norfolk Lincoln Elementary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-4 | 273 students
    0.7 miles
    310 S 3rd St
    Norfolk, NE 68702
    (402) 644-2550
    0.7 PK-4 273
  • Norfolk Grant Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 225 students
    0.9 miles
    1106 Philip Ave
    Norfolk, NE 68702
    (402) 644-2544
    0.9 PK-4 225
  • Norfolk Norfolk Junior High School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 615 students
    1.0 miles
    510 Pasewalk Ave
    Norfolk, NE 68702
    (402) 644-2516
    1 7-8 615

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