Perkins County Junior- Senior High School

740 Sherman Ave
Grant, NE 69140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Perkins County Junior- Senior High School serves 157 students in grades 7-12.
Perkins County Junior- Senior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Perkins County Junior- Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Perkins County Junior- Senior High School's student population of 157 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students157 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Rankings

Perkins County Junior- Senior High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Perkins County Junior- Senior High School is 0.22, 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
#49 out of 913 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.52
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerkins County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Perkins County Junior- Senior High School is Ogallala High School (19.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie View School (19.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Perkins County Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grant Perkins County Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 252 students
    0.6 miles
    419 Logan Ave
    Grant, NE 69140
    (308) 352-4313
    0.6 PK-6 252
  • Ogallala Ogallala High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 255 students
    19.7 miles
    602 East G
    Ogallala, NE 69153
    (308) 284-4029
    19.7 9-12 255
  • Ogallala Prairie View School Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 580 students
    19.8 miles
    801 East O Street
    Ogallala, NE 69153
    (308) 284-6087
    19.8 PK-8 580
  • Big Springs So Platte Elementary At Big Springs Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 111 students
    23.3 miles
    610 Plum St
    Big Springs, NE 69122
    (308) 889-3674
    23.3 PK-8 111
  • Big Springs South Platte High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 68 students
    23.3 miles
    610 Plum St
    Big Springs, NE 69122
    (308) 889-3622
    23.3 7-12 68

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