Omaha Public Schools School District

3215 CUMING ST
OMAHA , NE 68131 - 2024
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Omaha Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Nebraska for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022 school year, there are 111 public schools serving 51,914 students in Omaha Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
Public Schools in Omaha Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Omaha Public Schools School District are Columbian Elementary School, Standing Bear Elementary School and Harrison Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Omaha Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nebraska public school average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NE)
# Schools
111 Schools
1,087 Schools
# Students
51,914 Students
324,727 Students
# Teachers
3,254 Teachers
23,944 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Omaha Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NE)
Overall District Rank
#241 out of 248 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Omaha Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Omaha Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Omaha Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Omaha Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.74
0.54
# American Indian Students
405 Students
4,249 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
3,578 Students
9,510 Students
% Asian Students
7%
3%
# Hispanic Students
19,351 Students
64,591 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
20%
# Black Students
12,843 Students
21,619 Students
% Black Students
25%
7%
# White Students
12,654 Students
210,614 Students
% White Students
24%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
64 Students
481 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
3,019 Students
13,663 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
2,542
17,748
# Students in K Grade:
3,773
22,902
# Students in 1st Grade:
3,816
23,048
# Students in 2nd Grade:
3,886
22,715
# Students in 3rd Grade:
3,879
22,946
# Students in 4th Grade:
3,616
22,866
# Students in 5th Grade:
3,876
23,517
# Students in 6th Grade:
3,892
24,127
# Students in 7th Grade:
3,906
24,295
# Students in 8th Grade:
3,525
22,786
# Students in 9th Grade:
3,662
24,174
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,807
24,341
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,707
24,090
# Students in 12th Grade:
4,027
25,172
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,892 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,964. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,409 is less than the state median of $18,654. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NE)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$721 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Omaha Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$852 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Omaha Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,892
$18,964
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Omaha Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,409
$18,654
This chart display average spending per public school student in Omaha Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Omaha Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

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-5
| 249 students
Rank: #22.
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
| 541 students
Rank: #33.
Harrison Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5304 Hamilton St
Omaha, NE 68132
(402) 554-8535
Grades: PK-6
| 272 students
Rank: #44.
Picotte Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14506 Ohio St
Omaha, NE 68116
(402) 496-8401
Grades: PK-4
| 312 students
Rank: #55.
Ponca Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11300 N Post Rd
Omaha, NE 68112
(531) 299-1960
Grades: PK-5
| 124 students
Rank: #66.
Dundee Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
310 N 51st Street
Omaha, NE 68132
(402) 554-8424
Grades: PK-6
| 446 students
Rank: #77.
Fullerton Magnet Center
Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4711 N 138th St
Omaha, NE 68164
(402) 498-2787
Grades: PK-4
| 437 students
Rank: #88.
Saddlebrook Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
14850 Laurel Ave
Omaha, NE 68116
(531) 299-2020
Grades: PK-5
| 428 students
Rank: #99.
Wilson Focus School
Math: 48% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5141 F Street
Omaha, NE 68117
(402) 733-1785
Grades: 3-6
| 209 students
Rank: #1010.
Rose Hill Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5605 Corby Street
Omaha, NE 68104
(402) 554-6797
Grades: PK-5
| 248 students
Rank: #1111.
Springville Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7400 N 60th St
Omaha, NE 68152
(402) 572-0130
Grades: PK-5
| 417 students
Rank: #1212.
Pawnee Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7310 S 48th St
Omaha, NE 68157
(531) 299-1900
Grades: PK-6
| 422 students
Rank: #1313.
Alice Buffett Magnet MiddleSchool
Math: 44% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
14101 Larimore Avenue
Omaha, NE 68164
(531) 299-2320
Grades: 5-8
| 1,117 students
Rank: #1414.
Edison Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2303 N 97th St
Omaha, NE 68134
(402) 392-7310
Grades: PK-5
| 407 students
Rank: #1515.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5519 Mayberry Street
Omaha, NE 68106
(402) 554-8690
Grades: PK-6
| 298 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Alfonza W Davis Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8050 N 129th Avenue
Omaha, NE 68142
(531) 299-2340
Grades: 6-8
| 727 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Central High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
124 N 20th St
Omaha, NE 68102
(402) 557-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,788 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Crestridge Magnet Center
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
818 Crestridge Rd
Omaha, NE 68154
(531) 299-1280
Grades: PK-5
| 377 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Dodge Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3520 Maplewood Blvd
Omaha, NE 68134
(531) 299-1300
Grades: PK-5
| 381 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Joslyn Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
11220 Blondo St
Omaha, NE 68164
(531) 299-1660
Grades: PK-5
| 310 students
Rank: #2121.
Catlin Magnet Center
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
12736 Marinda St
Omaha, NE 68144
(402) 697-0414
Grades: PK-5
| 139 students
Rank: #2222.
Prairie Wind Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10908 Ellison Ave
Omaha, NE 68164
(402) 491-0859
Grades: PK-5
| 700 students
Rank: #2323.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4065 Vinton St
Omaha, NE 68105
(402) 554-6590
Grades: PK-6
| 468 students
Rank: #2424.
Ashland Park/robbins Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5050 S 51st St
Omaha, NE 68117
(531) 299-1020
Grades: PK-6
| 829 students
Rank: #2525.
Florence Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4301 North 30 Street
Omaha, NE 68111
(531) 299-1400
Grades: PK-5
| 237 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Lothrop Magnet Center
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3300 North 22 Street
Omaha, NE 68110
(531) 299-1780
Grades: PK-4
| 352 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Oak Valley Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3109 Pedersen Dr
Omaha, NE 68144
(531) 299-1880
Grades: PK-5
| 243 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Beals Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1720 S 48th St
Omaha, NE 68106
(402) 554-8570
Grades: PK-6
| 284 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Belle Ryan Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5616 L Street
Omaha, NE 68117
(531) 299-1080
Grades: PK-6
| 319 students
Rank: #3030.
Boyd Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8314 Boyd St
Omaha, NE 68134
(531) 299-1140
Grades: PK-5
| 481 students
Rank: #3131.
Burke High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
12200 Burke Blvd
Omaha, NE 68154
(402) 557-3200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,194 students
Rank: #3232.
Chandler View Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7800 S 25th St
Bellevue, NE 68147
(531) 299-1220
Grades: PK-6
| 630 students
Rank: #3333.
Sunny Slope Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
10828 Old Maple Rd
Omaha, NE 68164
(531) 299-2160
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Benson West Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6652 Maple St
Omaha, NE 68104
(402) 554-8633
Grades: PK-5
| 448 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Beveridge Magnet Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1616 S 120th St
Omaha, NE 68144
(531) 299-2280
Grades: 6-8
| 828 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • District size: 111
  • Enrollment: 51,914 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 77% (Btm 50% in NE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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