South Sioux Senior High School

  • South Sioux Senior High School serves 1,210 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • South Sioux Senior High School's student population of 1,210 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Sioux Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Sioux Senior High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#858 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Sioux Senior 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
65%
19%
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Black
6%
7%
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White
22%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Sioux Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.530.29
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Graduation Rate
90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSo Sioux City Community Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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