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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • 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
73
Classroom Teachers
8

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.1% 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 57 49
Proficiency in Reading 53 49
Proficiency in Math 60 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.23
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.90
AVG FOR STATE 13.53
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 17 23.3%
Grade 10 19 26.0%
Grade 11 20 27.4%
Grade 12 17 23.3%
Total 73 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.6% 93.3% 69.2%
Black 0.0% 1.5% 7.1%
Hispanic 1.4% 4.7% 19.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.6% 45.7% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.4% 32.4% 35.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.2% 13.3% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,260 1,929,268
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6.6 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.0% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.7% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.3% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 21.8% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,454 751,987
Single Parent Households With Children 8.5% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.9% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 30.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.7% 8.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.1% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 19.8% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.0% 19.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.3% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.7% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 6.4% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,699 $6,769,902 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $712 $496,976 4.0%
Staff $527 $367,846 3.0%
General Administration $599 $418,102 3.4%
School Administration $722 $503,956 4.1%
Operation $1,400 $977,200 7.9%
Transportation $901 $628,898 5.1%
Other $519 $362,262 2.9%
Total Support $5,380 $3,755,240 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,649 $1,849,002 14.9%
Total Expenditures $17,728 $12,374,144 100.0%
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%

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