650 N Walnut St
Shelby, NE 68662
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Shelby - Rising City Middle School serves 74 students in grades 6-8.
Shelby - Rising City Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Shelby - Rising City Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Shelby - Rising City Middle School's student population of 74 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
74 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Shelby - Rising City Middle 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 Shelby - Rising City Middle School is 0.15, which is less 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 Data
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State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#400 out of 904 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
7%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 74 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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