Shelby - Rising City High School

650 N Walnut, Po Box 218

Shelby, NE 68662
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (402)527-5946
  • Shelby - Rising City High School serves 126 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Shelby - Rising City High School operates within the Shelby - Rising City School District.
  • Shelby - Rising City School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 126 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students126 students
Shelby - Rising City High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Shelby - Rising City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Shelby - Rising City High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeShelby - Rising City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
Shelby - Rising City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Shelby - Rising City High School American Indian Students (1998-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Shelby - Rising City High School Asian Students (1996-2010)
Hispanic
11%
18%
Shelby - Rising City High School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
n/a
7%
Shelby - Rising City High School Black Students (1992-1999)
White
89%
68%
Shelby - Rising City High School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsShelby - Rising City High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.200.50
Shelby - Rising City High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
Shelby - Rising City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
Shelby - Rising City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Shelby - Rising City School District's student population of 379 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 92% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,345 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has declined by 42% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,598 is less than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has declined by 47% over four years.
School District NameShelby - Rising City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed379311
Shelby - Rising City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate80%91%
Shelby - Rising City School District Graduation Rate (1992-2016)
District Total Revenue$4 MM$5 MM
Shelby - Rising City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$4 MM$5 MM
Shelby - Rising City School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,345$16,894
Shelby - Rising City School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,598$15,659
Shelby - Rising City School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ShelbyShelby - Rising City Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-5 | 167 students
    0 miles
    650 N Walnut, Po Box 218
    ShelbyNE 68662
    (402)527-5946
    0PK-5167
  • OsceolaOsceola Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-5 | 139 students
    6.4 miles
    341 S Kimmel, Po Box 198
    OsceolaNE 68651
    (402)747-2091
    6.4PK-5139
  • OsceolaOsceola High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
    6.5 miles
    565 S Kimmel, Po Box 198
    OsceolaNE 68651
    (402)747-3121
    6.59-1276
  • OsceolaOsceola Middle SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 50 students
    6.5 miles
    565 S Kimmel, Po Box 198
    OsceolaNE 68651
    (402)747-3121
    6.56-850
  • Rising CityShelby - Rising City Middle SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 86 students
    6.9 miles
    400 E Spruce, Po Box 160
    Rising CityNE 68658
    (402)542-2216
    6.96-886

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