Thayer Central High School

  • Thayer Central High School serves 167 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thayer Central High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Thayer Central High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

  • Thayer Central High School's student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thayer Central High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Thayer Central High School is 0.13, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank#199 out of 913 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
19%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.52
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Graduation Rate≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThayer Central Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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