Gering Junior High School is located in Gering, NE and is in Gering Public Schools School District. It is a public school that serves 309 students in grades 7-8.
Gering Junior High School did not make AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Nebraska in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Gering Junior High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Gering Junior High School had 43% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Nebraska had 43% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Two or More Races
Gering Public Schools District Spending
The Gering Public Schools spends $8,802 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 69% on instruction, 26% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Gering Public Schools District
In 2011, Gering Junior High School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Nebraska average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Nebraska, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2009 School-based Teacher-led Assessment and Reporting System (STARS)--MATH Results and School-based Teacher-led Assessment and Reporting System (STARS)--READING Results for all subjects tested.more...