802 Highland
Wakefield, NE 68784
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Wakefield High School serves 202 students in grades 7-12.
Wakefield 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Wakefield High School's student population of 202 students has stayed relatively flat 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
202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Wakefield 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 Wakefield High School is 0.52, which is equal to 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 Data
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State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#238 out of 904 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
49%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
49%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in NE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 20%)

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