Top 10 Best Douglas County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 197 public schools serving 93,986 students in Douglas County, NE. Douglas County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
The top ranked public schools in Douglas County, NE are Columbian Elementary School, Hitchcock Elementary School and Fire Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Douglas County, NE public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Douglas County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Nebraska public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Best Douglas County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Columbian Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    330 S 127th St
    Omaha, NE 68154
    (402) 697-1433

    Grades: PK-6 | 271 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Hitchcock Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5809 S 104th St
    Omaha, NE 68127
    (402) 715-2255

    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Fire Ridge Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    19660 Farnam St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-0735

    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
  • Rank: #44.
    West Bay Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3220 S 188th Ave
    Omaha, NE 68130
    (402) 289-9045

    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Spring Ridge Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    17830 Shadow Ridge Dr
    Omaha, NE 68130
    (402) 637-0204

    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Elkhorn Valley View Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1313 S 208th St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-0362

    Grades: 6-8 | 562 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Manchester Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2750 N Hws Cleveland Blvd
    Omaha, NE 68116
    (402) 289-2590

    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Sagewood Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4910 N 177th St
    Omaha, NE 68116
    (402) 289-9078

    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
  • Rank: #99.
    West Dodge Station Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    18480 California St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-2773

    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Elkhorn South High School Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    20303 Blue Sage Parkway
    Omaha, NE 68130
    (402) 289-0616

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,271 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Elkhorn Ridge Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17880 Marcy St
    Omaha, NE 68118
    (402) 334-9302

    Grades: 6-8 | 508 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Skyline Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    400 S 210th St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-3433

    Grades: PK-5 | 524 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Aldrich Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    506 N 162 Ave
    Omaha, NE 68118
    (402) 715-2020

    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Grace Abbott Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1313 N 156th
    Omaha, NE 68118
    (402) 715-2900

    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Elkhorn Grandview Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17801 Grand Avenue
    Omaha, NE 68116
    (402) 289-9399

    Grades: 6-8 | 613 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Hillrise Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    20110 Hopper St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-2602

    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Standing Bear Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15860 Taylor Street
    Omaha, NE 68116
    (402) 827-4362

    Grades: PK-4 | 568 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Carl A Swanson Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8601 Harney Street
    Omaha, NE 68114
    (402) 390-6485

    Grades: PK-6 | 303 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Elkhorn High School Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1401 Veterans Dr
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-4239

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,166 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    Pine Creek Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7801 N Hws Cleveland Blvd
    Bennington, NE 68007
    (402) 238-2372

    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Oakdale Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3534 S 108th St
    Omaha, NE 68144
    (402) 390-6460

    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Willowdale Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    16901 P St
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-8280

    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Wheeler Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6707 S 178th St
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-6250

    Grades: PK-5 | 598 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Prairie Lane Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11444 Hascall
    Omaha, NE 68144
    (402) 390-6470

    Grades: PK-6 | 262 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Bennington Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11620 N 156th St
    Bennington, NE 68007
    (402) 238-2690

    Grades: PK-5 | 581 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Sunset Hills Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9503 Walnut St
    Omaha, NE 68124
    (402) 390-6480

    Grades: PK-6 | 156 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Westridge Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3100 N 206th St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-2559

    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Ackerman Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5110 S 156th St
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-8420

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Loveland Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8201 Pacific Street
    Omaha, NE 68114
    (402) 390-6455

    Grades: PK-6 | 305 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Black Elk Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6708 S 161 Ave
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-6200

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Willa Cather Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3030 S 139th Plaza
    Omaha, NE 68144
    (402) 715-1315

    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Millard West High School Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5710 S 176 Ave
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,516 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Rohwer Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    17701 F St
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-6225

    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Elkhorn Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3200 N 207th Plaza
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-2428

    Grades: 6-8 | 468 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Millard North High School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1010 S 144th St
    Omaha, NE 68154
    (402) 715-1365

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,560 students
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