Thayer Central High School

  • Thayer Central High School serves 171 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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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 171 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students171 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thayer Central High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thayer Central High School is 0.12, which is less 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#292 out of 918 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thayer Central High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
94%
66%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thayer Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.120.29
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Graduation Rate≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thayer Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThayer Central Community Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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