Lawrence/nelson High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
850 S Nevada
Nelson, NE 68961
Phone
(402) 225-3371
District
SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA UNIFIED 5
County
NUCKOLLS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
74
Classroom Teachers
8

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.9% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Lawrence/nelson High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 50
Proficiency in Reading 55 51
Proficiency in Math 55 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.37
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.84
AVG FOR STATE 13.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 16 21.6%
Grade 10 21 28.4%
Grade 11 16 21.6%
Grade 12 21 28.4%
Total 74 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.2% 94.2% 70.2%
Black 0.0% 0.7% 6.9%
Hispanic 2.8% 4.5% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.9% 44.1% 43.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.9% 24.6% 34.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.0% 19.5% 8.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,181 1,920,076
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6.4 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.6% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.9% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.8% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 19.5% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,388 748,405
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.4% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.1% 30.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.4% 8.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.3% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.8% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 24.8% 19.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.2% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.7% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 9.9% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,000 $6,561,000 55.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $431 $314,199 2.7%
Staff $550 $400,950 3.4%
General Administration $399 $290,871 2.5%
School Administration $867 $632,043 5.3%
Operation $1,174 $855,846 7.2%
Transportation $966 $704,214 5.9%
Other $502 $365,958 3.1%
Total Support $4,889 $3,564,081 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,347 $1,710,963 14.5%
Total Expenditures $16,236 $11,836,044 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,291 $2,304,108,327 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $388 $122,590,686 3.2%
Staff $301 $95,104,282 2.5%
General Administration $305 $96,490,600 2.5%
School Administration $539 $170,476,485 4.4%
Operation $984 $310,986,021 8.1%
Transportation $359 $113,468,566 2.9%
Other $256 $80,929,947 2.1%
Total Support $3,133 $990,015,978 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,781 $562,746,637 14.6%
Total Expenditures $12,205 $3,856,865,760 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%

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