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Elkhorn South High School
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  • Public
  • OMAHA, NE

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade C+
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Administration
    grade A minus
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade B+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade A minus

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Elkhorn South High School is a highly rated, public school located in OMAHA, NE. It has 1,437 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 85% of students are at least proficient in math and 83% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
83%
Percent Proficient - Math
85%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1370
26 responses
Average ACT
28
376 responses
AP Enrollment
46%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$70,683
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$1,011
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$192,800
National
$244,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
80%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 15 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 15 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 29 responses
  • Elkhorn v. Elkhorn South football
    24%
  • Homecoming
    24%
  • Spirit Week
    17%
  • We are a new school and establishing traditions
    14%
  • most events feel unsafe and hostile
    10%
  • Football Games
    3%
  • Pep rallies
    3%

Students

Diversity
grade C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,437
Free or Reduced Lunch
4%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 16 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 16 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 16 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$52,076
Teachers in First/Second Year
4.4%
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 19 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 19 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 19 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$12,789 / year
National
$12,239
70%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 20 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 20 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 20 responses

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