Ralston High School

8969 Park Dr
Omaha, NE 68127
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ralston High School serves 1,093 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Ralston High 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ralston High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Ralston High School's student population of 1,093 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,093 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Ralston High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Ralston High School is 0.59, which is more 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
#727 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
19%
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Black
5%
7%
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White
57%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.52
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Graduation Rate
90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRalston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ralston High School is Brook Valley School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ralston Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadows Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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