North Platte High School

  • North Platte High School serves 1,182 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • North Platte High School operates within the North Platte School District.
  • North Platte School District's 79% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1182 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,182 students
North Platte High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % North Platte High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
North Platte High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade North Platte High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
North Platte High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
North Platte High School American Indian Students (2002-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
North Platte High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
16%
18%
North Platte High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
7%
North Platte High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
79%
68%
North Platte High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
North Platte High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
North Platte High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups North Platte High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.35 0.26
North Platte High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
35%
North Platte High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
9%
North Platte High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • North Platte School District's student population of 4,135 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,641 in this district is less than the state average of $18,783. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,689 is less than the state average of $18,332. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name North Platte School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 4,135 322
North Platte School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 91%
North Platte School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $6 MM
North Platte School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $45 MM $6 MM
North Platte School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,641 $18,783
North Platte School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,689 $18,332
North Platte School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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  • North PlatteCody Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
    0.5 miles
    2000 W 2nd St
    North PlatteNE 69101
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    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
    0.5 miles
    601 Mc Donald Rd
    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308)535-7140
    0.5PK-5275
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    Grades: 6-8 | 689 students
    0.8 miles
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    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308)535-7112
    0.86-8689
  • North PlatteLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 259 students
    1 miles
    200 W 9th St
    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308)535-7138
    1PK-5259

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