Weeping Water High School

  • Weeping Water High School serves 93 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Weeping Water 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Weeping Water High School's student population of 93 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students93 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weeping Water High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weeping Water High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weeping Water High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Weeping Water High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Weeping Water High School and percentage of American Indian students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Weeping Water High School and the percentage of Asian students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Weeping Water High School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Weeping Water High School and the percentage of Black students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
99%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Weeping Water High School and the percentage of White students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Weeping Water High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.020.27
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Weeping Water High School and graduation rate of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Weeping Water High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Weeping Water High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeeping Water School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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