930 Eads Ave
Hebron, NE 68370
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Thayer Central High School serves 182 students in grades 7-12.
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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 20% in NE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Thayer Central High School's student population of 182 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Thayer Central High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Thayer Central High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#190 out of 904 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
55-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
50-54%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
96%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
≥80%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Thayer Central High School's ranking?

Thayer Central High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).

What is the graduation rate of Thayer Central High School?

The graduation rate of Thayer Central High School is 80%, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 84%.

How many students attend Thayer Central High School?

182 students attend Thayer Central High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

96% of Thayer Central High School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Thayer Central High School?

Thayer Central High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.

What grades does Thayer Central High School offer ?

Thayer Central High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12

What school district is Thayer Central High School part of?

Thayer Central High School is part of Thayer Central Community Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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