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  • Sandy Creek Middle School
  • 200 N Central, Clay Center
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 94
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

Clay Center school information

IndexClay CenterNebraskaNational
Average Test Scores92%75%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a78079,221
Total private schoolsn/a18224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a567,963
The Clay Center, NE educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Clay Center public schools have average test scores of 92% which is 23% higher than than the Nebraska average and 87% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Clay Center public schools is n/a, compared to 13:1 in Nebraska and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.4% have completed high school, 16.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Clay Center

IndexClay CenterNebraskaNational
Completed 8th grade90.4%88.4%84.3%
Completed high school90.4%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college57.0%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.2%40.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.2%30.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.0%9.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

Clay Center, NE School Districts

South Central Nebraska School District

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clay Center. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clay Center, NE schools is 92%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Clay Center, NE, an average of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.4% have completed high school.

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Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sutton, NE1,67985%72%
Davenport, NE31780%62%
Fairfield, NE43671%44%
Harvard, NE96762%26%
Clay Center, NE77392%87%

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Evarts, KY77347%5%
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Powderly, KY77351%3%
Matthews, MO77325%50%
Church Hill, MD77337%25%
Clay Center, NE77392%87%
Source: The Clay Center, NE education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.