303 Walnut
Potter, NE 69156
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School serves 92 students in grades 7-12.
Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 92 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in NE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

School Overview

Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School's student population of 92 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School is ranked within the top 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 Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School is 0.12, 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
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State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#295 out of 904 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
94%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% NE state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NE state average).

What is the graduation rate of Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School is 80%, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 85%.

How many students attend Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School?

92 students attend Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

94% of Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School?

Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.

What grades does Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School offer ?

Potter-dix Junior/Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 92 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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