Douglas Co West 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
401 S Pine St
Valley, NE 68064
Phone
(402) 359-2121
District
DOUGLAS CO WEST COMMUNITY SCHS
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
280
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

7

(10 is best)

Better than 68.2% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Douglas Co West High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 49
Proficiency in Reading 60 49
Proficiency in Math 61 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.59
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.88
AVG FOR STATE 13.53
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 69 24.6%
Grade 10 66 23.6%
Grade 11 82 29.3%
Grade 12 63 22.5%
Total 280 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.4% 91.3% 69.2%
Black 2.2% 2.8% 7.1%
Hispanic 5.5% 4.9% 19.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.8% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.2% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.2% 32.6% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.9% 25.7% 35.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 6.9% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,717 1,920,076
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 102.7 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.4% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.1% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 35.6% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 17.2% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,495 748,405
Single Parent Households With Children 9.8% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.4% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.4% 30.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.0% 8.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.3% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 19.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.1% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 12.9% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,949 $6,087,324 48.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $169 $148,044 1.2%
Staff $501 $438,876 3.5%
General Administration $421 $368,796 2.9%
School Administration $719 $629,844 5.0%
Operation $2,370 $2,076,120 16.5%
Transportation $397 $347,772 2.8%
Other $192 $168,192 1.3%
Total Support $4,769 $4,177,644 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,637 $2,310,012 18.4%
Total Expenditures $14,355 $12,574,980 100.0%
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%