School Details

La Vista Junior High School

7900 Edgewood Blvd, La Vista, NE 68128
(402) 898-0436
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 711 students 13 students/teacher (NE avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

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80%

Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA)

In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Papillion-La Vista Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
75%
66%
87%
90%
78%
80%
85%
70%
78%
84%
68%

Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA)

In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
96%
95%
95%

School-based, Teacher-led, Assessment and Reporting System (STARS)

In 2008-2009 Nebraska used the School-based Teacher-led Assessment and Reporting System (STARS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 4, 5, 8 and 11 in science. The STARS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Papillion-La Vista Public Schools average
  • Nebraska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

La Vista Junior High School is a public middle school in La Vista. 711 students attend La Vista Junior High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 28% of the 711 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at La Vista Junior High School is 13:1. Papillion Junior High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 83% 84%
Hispanic 8% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Multiracial 2% 3%
Asian 2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 28% 23%

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