Buffalo County Public Schools

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(28)
High
(8)
Middle
(2)
Elementary
(18)
Pre-K
(18)
Private
(3)
There are 28 public schools in Buffalo County, Nebraska, serving 7,752 students.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 11:1.

Buffalo County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • AmherstAmherst Elementary School
    100 North Sycamore
    AmherstNE68812
    (308)826-3131
    189 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Amherst
    Amherst High School
    100 North Sycamore
    AmherstNE68812
    (308)826-3131
    131 students | Gr. 7-12
  • KearneyHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Bryant Elementary School
    1611 Ave C
    KearneyNE68847
    (308)698-8190
    252 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Kearney
    Central Elementary School
    300 West 24th St
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8040
    275 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Elm CreekElm Creek Elementary School
    230 Calkins
    Elm CreekNE68836
    (308)856-4300
    182 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Elm Creek
    Elm Creek High School
    230 Calkins
    Elm CreekNE68836
    (308)856-4300
    150 students | Gr. 7-12
  • KearneyHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Emerson Elementary School
    2705 Ave East
    KearneyNE68847
    (308)698-8270
    241 students | Gr. PK-5
  • GibbonGibbon Elementary School
    1030 Court St
    GibbonNE68840
    (308)468-6546
    395 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Gibbon
    Gibbon High School
    1030 Court St
    GibbonNE68840
    (308)468-5721
    252 students | Gr. 7-12
  • KearneyGlenwood Elementary School
    8105 9th Ave
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8240
    142 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Kearney
    Horizon Middle School
    915 West 35th St
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8120
    556 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Kearney
    Kearney Education Center
    1511 5th Ave
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8033
    97 students | Gr. PK
  • Kearney
    Kearney Senior High School
    3610 6th Ave
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8060
    1429 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Kearney
    Kearney West High School
    2802 30th Ave
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)338-2011
    150 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Kearney
    Kenwood Elementary School
    915 16th Ave
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8200
    370 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Kearney
    Meadowlark Elementary School
    1010 East 53rd St
    KearneyNE68847
    (308)698-8210
    350 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Kearney
    Northeast Elementary School
    910 East 34th St
    KearneyNE68847
    (308)698-8230
    446 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Kearney
    Park Elementary School
    3000 7th Ave
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8280
    284 students | Gr. PK-5
  • PleasantonPleasanton Elementary School
    303 Church St
    PleasantonNE68866
    (308)388-2041
    167 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Pleasanton
    Pleasanton High School
    303 Church St
    PleasantonNE68866
    (308)388-2041
    84 students | Gr. 7-12
  • RavennaRavenna Elementary School
    41750 Carthage St
    RavennaNE68869
    (308)452-3202
    249 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Ravenna
    Ravenna Senior High School
    41750 Carthage St
    RavennaNE68869
    (308)452-3249
    207 students | Gr. 7-12
  • RiverdaleRiverdale School
    123 1st St
    RiverdaleNE68870
    (308)893-2481
    46 students | Gr. PK-5
  • SheltonShelton Elementary School
    210 9th St
    SheltonNE68876
    (308)647-6558
    170 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Shelton
    Shelton High School
    210 9th St
    SheltonNE68876
    (308)647-5459
    139 students | Gr. 7-12
  • KearneyStone School
    2430 Cherry Ave
    KearneyNE68847
    (308)234-9486
    25 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Kearney
    Sunrise Middle School
    4611 Ave North
    KearneyNE68847
    (308)698-8150
    495 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Kearney
    Windy Hills Elementary School
    4211 20th Ave
    KearneyNE68845
    (308)698-8220
    279 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Buffalo County County Statistics (NE) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 46,865 people 1,824,426 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 29% 25%
Median Household Income $50,104 $47,020
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