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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 blue ribbon public middle schools serving 1,070 students in Nebraska.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public middle schools in Nebraska are Elkhorn Middle School, Bloomfield Junior Senior High School and Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Nebraska blue ribbon public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 72% (versus the Nebraska public middle school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public middle school average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Nebraska Blue Ribbon Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • Rank: #11.
    Elkhorn Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3200 N 207th Plaza
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-2428

    468 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Bloomfield Junior Senior High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    311 E Benton
    Bloomfield, NE 68718
    (402) 373-4800

    106 students
    Year: 2012
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Hitchcock County Jr/sr High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    318 West D
    Trenton, NE 69044
    (308) 334-5575

    140 students
    Year: 2011
  • Rank: #44.
    Creighton Community High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1609 Redick Ave
    Creighton, NE 68729
    (402) 358-5000

    164 students
    Year: 2004
  • Rank: #55.
    Auburn Middle School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1829 Central Ave
    Auburn, NE 68305
    (402) 274-4328

    192 students
    Year: 2007
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