Norris Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
25211 S 68 Th St
Firth, NE 68358
Phone
(402) 791-0020
District
NORRIS SCHOOL DIST 160
County
LANCASTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
531
Classroom Teachers
32

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.4% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Norris Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 51
Proficiency in Reading 78 47
Proficiency in Math 63 54

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 48
Proficiency in Reading 65 47
Proficiency in Math 42 49

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 50
Proficiency in Reading 72 50
Proficiency in Math 68.0 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.74
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.62
AVG FOR STATE 13.53
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 171 32.2%
Grade 7 178 33.5%
Grade 8 182 34.3%
Total 531 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.5% 92.4% 69.2%
Black 1.0% 0.8% 7.1%
Hispanic 5.2% 5.0% 19.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 1.3% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.2% 15.4% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.1% 9.6% 35.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 5.8% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,745 1,920,076
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 45.6 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.9% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.3% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.0% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,411 748,405
Single Parent Households With Children 5.3% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.1% 30.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.6% 8.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.9% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.9% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 19.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.3% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.0% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 5.8% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,308 $14,136,228 59.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $562 $1,259,442 5.3%
Staff $196 $439,236 1.9%
General Administration $200 $448,200 1.9%
School Administration $494 $1,107,054 4.7%
Operation $867 $1,942,947 8.2%
Transportation $533 $1,194,453 5.0%
Other $110 $246,510 1.0%
Total Support $2,962 $6,637,842 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,314 $2,944,674 12.4%
Total Expenditures $10,584 $23,718,744 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,701 $2,455,582,533 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $480 $152,936,813 3.4%
Staff $324 $103,451,323 2.3%
General Administration $326 $103,859,000 2.3%
School Administration $575 $183,463,020 4.1%
Operation $1,026 $327,199,974 7.3%
Transportation $362 $115,411,814 2.6%
Other $289 $92,252,003 2.1%
Total Support $3,383 $1,078,580,223 24.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,982 $950,761,532 21.2%
Total Expenditures $14,066 $4,485,003,925 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%