250 Main St, Box 39
Sterling, NE 68443
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sterling Middle School served 44 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-89% (which was higher than the Nebraska state average of 71%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥90% (which was higher than the Nebraska state average of 77%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Asian), which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
44 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
80-89%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sterling Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≥90%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sterling Middle 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sterling Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sterling Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
20%
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sterling Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
98%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sterling Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sterling Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.04
This chart display the diversity score of Sterling Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sterling Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sterling Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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