Wakefield High School

  • Wakefield High School serves 195 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Wakefield High School operates within the Wakefield School District.
  • Wakefield School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 195 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students195 students
Wakefield High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wakefield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Wakefield High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWakefield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Wakefield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Wakefield High School American Indian Students (2009-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Wakefield High School Asian Students (1990-2012)
Hispanic
46%
18%
Wakefield High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
1%
7%
White
52%
68%
Wakefield High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWakefield High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.520.50
Wakefield High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
35%
Wakefield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
9%
Wakefield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wakefield School District's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,323 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,002 is less than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District NameWakefield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed450322
Wakefield School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate85%91%
Wakefield School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$5 MM$5 MM
Wakefield School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$6 MM$5 MM
Wakefield School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,323$15,061
Wakefield School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,002$13,876
Wakefield School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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