Plattsmouth Middle School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

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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
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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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 2015-16 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%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Plattsmouth Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plattsmouth Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Plattsmouth Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
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White
94%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Plattsmouth Middle School and the percentage of White students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plattsmouth Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.120.27
This chart display the diversity score of Plattsmouth Middle School and the average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plattsmouth Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlattsmouth Community s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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