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  • High Plains Community Middle School
  • 205 Pearl St, Clarks
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 45
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
  • High Plains Elementary/polk
  • 260 S Pine, Polk
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 43
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • High Plains Community High School
  • 345 S Pine, Polk
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 85
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
  • High Plains Comm Elementary/clarks
  • 205 Pearl St, Clarks
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 74
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1

Polk school information

Average Test Scores60%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 Polk, NE educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Polk public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 20% lower than than the Nebraska average and 21% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Polk public schools is n/a, compared to 13:1 in Nebraska and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.7% have completed high school, 12.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Polk

Completed 8th grade94.7%88.4%84.3%
Completed high school94.7%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college53.1%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.0%40.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.2%30.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.1%9.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.2%1.3%

Polk, NE School Districts

High Plains Community Schools

Listed above are High Plains Community Schools, Polk schools. To customize your list of High Plains Community Schools schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of High Plains Community Schools schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Stromsburg, NE1,16284%70%
York, NE7,89982%66%
Hampton, NE46781%64%
Aurora, NE4,45977%56%
Central City, NE2,89270%41%
Polk, NE33660%21%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Altoona, KS33637%25%
Fairlee, VT33655%11%
Altamahaw, NC33657%16%
Roberts, MT33645%9%
Imbler, OR33652%6%
Polk, NE33660%21%
Source: The Polk, 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.