Ralston High School

8969 Park Dr
Omaha, NE 68127
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,016 students in grades 9-12, Ralston High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,016 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • : 78% (Btm 50% in NE)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Ralston High School's student population of 1,016 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,016 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Ralston High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ralston High School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NE)
#819 out of 902 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25%
46%
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29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ralston High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
21%
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Black
6%
7%
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White
47%
64%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Ralston High School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
78%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Ralston High School and public school graduation rate of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ralston High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ralston High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ralston High School's ranking?
Ralston High School is ranked #819 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
What schools are Ralston High School often compared to?
Ralston High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Central High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NE state average).
What is the graduation rate of Ralston High School?
The graduation rate of Ralston High School is 78%, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 87%.
How many students attend Ralston High School?
1,016 students attend Ralston High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Ralston High School students are White, 40% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ralston High School?
Ralston High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Ralston High School offer ?
Ralston High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Ralston High School part of?
Ralston High School is part of Ralston Public Schools School District.
In what neighborhood is Ralston High School located?
Ralston High School is located in the South Central Omaha neighborhood of Omaha, NE. There are 17 other public schools located in South Central Omaha.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,016 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • : 78% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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