Shelton High School

210 9th St, Po Box 610

Shelton, NE 68876
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (308)647-5459
  • Shelton High School serves 127 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-79% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Shelton 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.
  • Shelton High School operates within the Shelton School District.
  • Shelton School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the Nebraska state average of 87%.

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School Overview

  • Shelton High School's student population of 127 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students127 students
Shelton High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Shelton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Shelton High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeShelton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Shelton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shelton High School is 0.39, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
Shelton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Shelton High School American Indian Students (2006-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Shelton High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
23%
18%
Shelton High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
2%
7%
Shelton High School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
75%
68%
Shelton High School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsShelton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.390.27
Shelton High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate≥80%
87%
Shelton High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
35%
Shelton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%
Shelton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Shelton High School is Shelton School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Shelton School District's student population of 304 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,925 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $12,524 is less than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has declined by 23% over four school years.
    School District NameShelton School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed304311
    Shelton School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
    72%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
    82%
    District Graduation Rate≥80%
    87%
    District Total Revenue$4 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$4 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,925$16,894
    District Spending / Student$12,524$15,659
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Shelton Shelton Elementary School
      Grades: PK-6 | 177 students
      0.0 miles
      210 9th St, Po Box 610
      Shelton, NE 68876
      (308)647-6558
      0.0 PK-6 177
    • Gibbon Gibbon Elementary School
      Grades: PK-6 | 348 students
      6.3 miles
      1030 Court Street, Po Box 790
      Gibbon, NE 68840
      (308)468-6546
      6.3 PK-6 348
    • Gibbon Gibbon High School
      Grades: 7-12 | 254 students
      6.3 miles
      1030 Court Street, Po Box 790
      Gibbon, NE 68840
      (308)468-5721
      6.3 7-12 254
    • Wood River Wood River Elementary School
      Grades: PK-5 | 277 students
      7.8 miles
      1003 Lilly St, Po Box 488
      Wood River, NE 68883
      (308)583-2525
      7.8 PK-5 277
    • Wood River Wood River Rural High School
      Grades: 9-12 | 162 students
      7.9 miles
      13800 W Wood River Rd, Po Box
      Wood River, NE 68883
      (308)583-2249
      7.9 9-12 162

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