1916 Old Hwy 34
Plattsmouth, NE 68048
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Plattsmouth High School serves 477 students in grades 9-12.
Plattsmouth High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Plattsmouth High School's student population of 477 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Plattsmouth High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Plattsmouth High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#623 out of 904 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
91%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
85%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in NE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17

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