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Amherst Schools is a public school district with approximately 390 students in grades PK-12. Amherst is a small town located approximately 15 miles northwest of Kearney on Highway 40. Our student body includes the Amherst and Riverdale communities plus students who option into our school from surrounding communities. Amherst offers a wide variety of academic classes including college classes through Central Community College and University of Nebraska at Kearney via distance learning. Amherst Schools is a member of the Nebraska School Activities Association and is classified as a C-2 school in most activities. Our extra-curricular activities are strongly supported by the community. Activities include: football, volleyball, cross country, g/b basketball, wrestling, b/g track, band, choir, speech, and drama. Other activities the district sponsors include: cheerleading, dance team, National Honor Society, Youth Congress, Student Council, FFA, FBLA, and Academic quiz bowl.


DISTRICT INFORMATION: Amherst Public Schools,
AMHERST, 68812-0008
DISTRICT PHONE: (308)826-3131
FAX: (308)826-4865
DISTRICT ID:10-0119-000

SCHOOLS UNDER CURRENT DISTRICT : Amherst Public Schools , DISTRICT ID : 10-0119-000

The release date for Statewide Assessments is 12/31/2018

Attendance Rates will be available on March 31 - 2017

Graduation Rate

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College Going Rate

The release date for Graduation Cohort and Dropout is 12/31/2018

The release date for Teachers is 10/15/2018

Financial Receipts

Where do schools get their monetary resources?

Financial Expenditures

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Financial Per Pupil Expenditures

The release date for SPED is 12/31/2018

The release date for Other Assessments is 10/15/2018

The release date for Student Performance is 10/15/2018

English Language Proficiency Assessment for the 21st Century