Wahoo High School

2201 N Locust
Wahoo, NE 68066
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wahoo High School serves 311 students in grades 9-12.
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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wahoo High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wahoo High School's student population of 311 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Wahoo High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Wahoo High School is 0.19, 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
#336 out of 913 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.52
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWahoo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wahoo High School is Mead High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wahoo Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wahoo Wahoo Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 253 students
    0.0 miles
    2201 N Locust
    Wahoo, NE 68066
    (402) 443-3101
    0.0 6-8 253
  • Wahoo Wahoo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 454 students
    0.6 miles
    2056 N Hackberry
    Wahoo, NE 68066
    (402) 443-4250
    0.6 PK-5 454
  • Wahoo Wahoo Pre-school
    Grades: PK | 48 students
    0.6 miles
    2056 N Hackberry
    Wahoo, NE 68066
    (402) 443-4250
    0.6 PK 48
  • Mead Mead Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 140 students
    7.0 miles
    115 N Elm
    Mead, NE 68041
    (402) 624-6465
    7.0 PK-6 140
  • Mead Mead High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 103 students
    7.1 miles
    114 N Vine
    Mead, NE 68041
    (402) 624-3435
    7.1 7-12 103

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