Overton High School

401 7th St
Overton, NE 68863
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Overton High School serves 139 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Overton High School placed in the top 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 student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Overton High School's student population of 139 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students139 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Overton High School is ranked within the top 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 Overton High School is 0.19, 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
#446 out of 913 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.52
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOverton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Overton High School is Elm Creek High School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Overton Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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