Knox County Public Schools

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There are 15 public schools in Knox County, Nebraska, serving 1,657 students.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Nebraska state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the state average of 11:1.

Knox County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BloomfieldBloomfield Elementary School
    514 South Mc Namara
    BloomfieldNE68718
    (402)373-4985
    119 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Bloomfield
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Bloomfield Junior Senior High School
    311 East Benton
    BloomfieldNE68718
    (402)373-4800
    120 students | Gr. 7-12
  • CreightonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Creighton Community High School
    1609 Redick Ave
    CreightonNE68729
    (402)358-3663
    166 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Creighton
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Creighton Elementary School
    1609 Redick Ave
    CreightonNE68729
    (402)358-3348
    185 students | Gr. PK-6
  • CroftonCrofton Elementary School
    1301 West 5th St
    CroftonNE68730
    (402)388-4357
    172 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Crofton
    Crofton High School
    89048 North Hwy 121
    CroftonNE68730
    (402)388-2440
    181 students | Gr. 7-12
  • NiobraraNiobrara Elementary School
    247 North Hwy 12
    NiobraraNE68760
    (402)857-3323
    99 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Niobrara
    Niobrara Secondary School
    247 North Hwy 12
    NiobraraNE68760
    (402)857-3322
    65 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Niobrara
    Santee Elementary School
    206 Frazier Ave East
    NiobraraNE68760
    (402)857-2741
    127 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Niobrara
    Santee High School
    206 Frazier Ave East
    NiobraraNE68760
    (402)857-2741
    39 students | Gr. 9-12
  • VerdigreVerdigre Elementary School
    201 South 3rd St
    VerdigreNE68783
    (402)668-2275
    41 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Verdigre
    Verdigre High School
    201 South 3rd St
    VerdigreNE68783
    (402)668-2275
    69 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Verdigre
    Verdigre Middle School
    201 South 3rd St
    VerdigreNE68783
    (402)668-2275
    55 students | Gr. 5-8
  • WausaWausa Elementary School
    300 South Bismark
    WausaNE68786
    (402)586-2255
    115 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Wausa
    Wausa High School
    300 South Bismarck
    WausaNE68786
    (402)586-2255
    104 students | Gr. 7-12

County Statistics

About Knox County County Statistics (NE) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 9,215 people 1,824,426 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 22% 25%
Median Household Income $40,098 $47,020
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Knox County, NE public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.31, which is lower than the Nebraska average of 0.48. The most diverse school district in Knox County is Munday Cisd School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nebraska or in the USA.