Wayne High School

611 W 7th St
Wayne, NE 68787
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wayne High School serves 285 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wayne High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wayne High School's student population of 285 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Wayne High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Wayne High School is 0.31, 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
#49 out of 913 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
19%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.52
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wayne High School is Wakefield High School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wayne Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wayne Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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