Polk County Public Schools

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There are 10 public schools in Polk County, Nebraska, serving 1,021 students.
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Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska state average of 29%.
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The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 11:1.

Polk County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • StromsburgCross County Elementary School
    1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    169 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • StromsburgCross County High School
    1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    110 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • StromsburgCross County Middle School
    1270 123rd Rd
    StromsburgNE 68666
    (402)764-5521
    90 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PolkHigh Plains Community High School
    345 South Pine
    PolkNE 68654
    (402)765-3331
    77 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PolkHigh Plains Elementary/polk
    260 South Pine
    PolkNE 68654
    (402)765-2271
    27 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • OsceolaOsceola Elementary School
    341 South Kimmel
    OsceolaNE 68651
    (402)747-2091
    112 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OsceolaOsceola High School
    565 South Kimmel
    OsceolaNE 68651
    (402)747-3121
    70 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • OsceolaOsceola Middle School
    565 South Kimmel
    OsceolaNE 68651
    (402)747-3121
    63 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ShelbyShelby - Rising City Elementary School
    650 North Walnut
    ShelbyNE 68662
    (402)527-5946
    189 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ShelbyShelby - Rising City High School
    650 North Walnut
    ShelbyNE 68662
    (402)527-5946
    114 students | Gr. 9-12                      

County Statistics

About This County (Polk) County Statistics (NE) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 4,853 people 1,824,426 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 23% 25%
Median Household Income n/a $47,020
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