Shelton High School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

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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
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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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 2015-16 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%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
82%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
23%
18%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
75%
68%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shelton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.390.27
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Graduation Rate≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelton School District
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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