Papillion-la Vista Senior High School

  • Papillion-la Vista Senior High School serves 1,748 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Papillion-la Vista Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Papillion-la Vista Senior High School's student population of 1,748 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 111 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,748 students
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Total Classroom Teachers111 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Papillion-la Vista Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Papillion-la Vista Senior High School is 0.37, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank
42%
17%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
82%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
18%
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Black
5%
7%
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White
79%
68%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Papillion-la Vista Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.370.27
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePapillion-la Vista School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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