Wayne Junior High School

611 West 7th Street
Wayne, NE 68787
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wayne Junior High School serves 155 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wayne Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Wayne Junior High School's student population of 155 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students155 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Wayne Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Wayne Junior High School is 0.30, 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
#581 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
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 Junior High School is Wayne High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wakefield High School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wayne Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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