Plattsmouth Middle School

Tel: (402)296-3174
  • Plattsmouth Middle School serves 478 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Plattsmouth Middle 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.
  • Plattsmouth Middle School operates within the Plattsmouth Community s School District.

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School Overview

  • Plattsmouth Middle School's student population of 478 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students478 students
Plattsmouth Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Plattsmouth Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Plattsmouth Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradePlattsmouth Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Plattsmouth Middle 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plattsmouth Middle School is 0.12, which is less 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Plattsmouth Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Plattsmouth Middle School American Indian Students (1992-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Plattsmouth Middle School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
4%
18%
Plattsmouth Middle School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
1%
7%
Plattsmouth Middle School Black Students (1995-2016)
White
94%
68%
Plattsmouth Middle School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsPlattsmouth Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.120.27
Plattsmouth Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
Plattsmouth Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
Plattsmouth Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Plattsmouth Middle School is Plattsmouth Community s School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Plattsmouth Community s School District's student population of 1,677 students has decreased by 7% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,715 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,784 is less than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NamePlattsmouth Community s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    4
    2
    Number of Students Managed1,677311
    Plattsmouth Community s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    65%
    72%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    80%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$21 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$20 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,715$16,894
    District Spending / Student$10,784$15,659
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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