Ogallala High School

602 East G
Ogallala, NE 69153
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 320 students in grades 9-12, Ogallala High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : 85-89% (Top 50% in NE)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ogallala High School's student population of 320 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
320 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Ogallala High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ogallala High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NE)
#513 out of 902 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
46%
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50-54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ogallala 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 2021-22 school year data.
45-49%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ogallala High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
21%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
79%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Nebraska.
0.35
This chart display the diversity score of Ogallala High School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Ogallala High School and public school graduation rate of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ogallala High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ogallala High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ogallala High School's ranking?
Ogallala High School is ranked #513 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NE state average).
What is the graduation rate of Ogallala High School?
The graduation rate of Ogallala High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 87%.
How many students attend Ogallala High School?
320 students attend Ogallala High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Ogallala High School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ogallala High School?
Ogallala High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Ogallala High School offer ?
Ogallala High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Ogallala High School part of?
Ogallala High School is part of Ogallala Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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