Top 10 Best Omaha Public High Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 38 public high schools serving 27,869 students in Omaha, NE.
The top ranked public high schools in Omaha, NE are Elkhorn South High School, Elkhorn North High School and Millard West High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Omaha, NE public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Nebraska public high school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average). High schools in Omaha have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Nebraska public high schools.
Omaha, NE public high school have a Graduation Rate of 80%, which is less than the Nebraska average of 84%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Elkhorn South High School, with 97% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Nebraska or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nebraska public high school average of 33% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public High Schools in Omaha, NE (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Elkhorn South High School
(Math: 84% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
20303 Blue Sage Parkway
Omaha, NE 68130
(402) 289-0616
Grades: 9-12
| 1,437 students
Rank: #22.
Elkhorn North High School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17800 George Miller Parkway
Omaha, NE 68116
(402) 289-0322
Grades: 9-12
| 879 students
Rank: #33.
Millard West High School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5710 S 176 Ave
Omaha, NE 68135
(402) 715-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,299 students
Rank: #44.
Millard North High School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1010 S 144th St
Omaha, NE 68154
(402) 715-1365
Grades: 9-12
| 2,575 students
Rank: #55.
Millard South High School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
14905 Q St
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 715-8268
Grades: 9-12
| 2,602 students
Rank: #66.
Westside High School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8701 Pacific Street
Omaha, NE 68114
(402) 343-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,039 students
Rank: #77.
Central High School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
124 N 20th St
Omaha, NE 68102
(531) 299-2660
Grades: 9-12
| 2,812 students
Rank: #88.
Burke High School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
12200 Burke Blvd
Omaha, NE 68154
(531) 299-2580
Grades: 9-12
| 2,180 students
Rank: #99.
Ralston High School
(Math: 25% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
8969 Park Dr
Omaha, NE 68127
(402) 331-7373
Grades: 9-12
| 1,016 students
Rank: #1010.
Omaha North Magnet High School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4410 N 36th St
Omaha, NE 68111
(531) 299-2700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,896 students
Rank: #1111.
Ncyf Community High School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2610 N 20th St East
Omaha, NE 68110
(402) 636-8690
Grades: 9-12
| 40 students
Rank: #1212.
Omaha Northwest High Magnet School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 20%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
8204 Crown Point Ave
Omaha, NE 68134
(531) 299-2740
Grades: 9-12
| 1,713 students
Rank: #1313.
Benson Magnet High School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5120 Maple St
Omaha, NE 68104
(531) 299-2520
Grades: 9-12
| 1,545 students
Rank: #1414.
Omaha South Magnet High School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 13%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4519 S 24th St
Omaha, NE 68107
(531) 299-2780
Grades: 9-12
| 2,987 students
Rank: #1515.
Bryan High School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4700 Giles Rd
Omaha, NE 68157
(531) 299-2540
Grades: 9-12
| 1,849 students
Rank: n/an/a
Accelere
Alternative School
2606 Hamilton St
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-2830
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Alegent/immanuel Rtc
Alternative School
6845 N 68th Plaza
Omaha, NE 68122
(402) 572-2040
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Blackburn Alternative Program
Alternative School
2606 Hamilton Street
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-2820
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Career Center
Alternative School
3230 Burt St
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-0330
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Douglas County Youth Center
Alternative School
1301 S 41st Street
Omaha, NE 68105
(402) 444-4767
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Esl Teen Literacy Program
Alternative School
3230 Burt St
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-2620
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Gateway To College
Alternative School
2606 Hamilton St
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 622-2380
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Independent Study Program
Alternative School
3230 Burt St
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-9395
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Integrated Learning Program At Saratoga
Special Education School
2504 Meredith Ave
Omaha, NE 68111
(531) 299-2840
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
J P Lord Program
Special Education School
4444 Marinda St
Omaha, NE 68105
(531) 299-1760
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Nova Alternative School
Alternative School
8502 Mormon Bridge Rd
Omaha, NE 68152
(402) 991-8551
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Omaha Home For Boys Schools
Alternative School
4343 N 52nd St
Omaha, NE 68104
(402) 457-7155
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Omaha Virtual School
3215 Cuming Street, 4th floor
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-0269
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Ops Virtual High School
Alternative School
3230 Burt St - Rm 474b
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-0269
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Parrish Program
Alternative School
4315 Cuming St
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-2860
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
3215 Cuming Street
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-0220
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Transition Program At Unmc Nebraska Medicine
Special Education School
Munroe Meyer Building; 444 S 4
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-9490
Grades: 12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Transition Program North
Special Education School
3215 Cuming St - 5th Floor
Omaha, NE 68134
(531) 299-2960
Grades: 12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Transition Program South
Special Education School
4875 F Street
Omaha, NE 68117
(531) 299-2970
Grades: 12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Uno/ops Middle College Program
Alternative School
Uno 6001 Dodge St; Kayser Hall
Omaha, NE 68182
(402) 554-3992
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
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Omaha, Nebraska Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
14101 Larimore Avenue
Omaha, NE 68164
(402) 561-6160
Grades: 5-6
| 509 students
11111 M Street
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 939-4696
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8502 Morman Bridge Rd
Omaha, NE 68152
(402) 457-1373
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
10310 Mockingbird Dr
Omaha, NE 68127
(402) 827-5339
Grades: PK
| 14 students
5100 S 93rd Street
Omaha, NE 68127
(402) 827-5339
Grades: PK
| 19 students
2115 Burdette Street
Omaha, NE 68102
(402) 898-1783
Grades: PK
| n/a students
3260 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE 68131
(402) 898-9145
Grades: PK
| n/a students
6224 H Street
Omaha, NE 68117
(402) 827-5339
Grades: PK
| 19 students
3010 R St
Omaha, NE 68107
(402) 898-1783
Grades: PK
| n/a students
4020 North 30th St
Omaha, NE 68111
(531) 299-2840
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
3720 Florence Blvd
Omaha, NE 68110
(402) 557-3720
Grades: 5-6
| 181 students
12820 N St
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 715-6178
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4606 Terrace Dr
Omaha, NE 68134
(402) 557-4700
Grades: 5-6
| 76 students
5619 S 19th Street
Omaha, NE 68107
(402) 557-4400
Grades: 5-6
| 600 students
2504 Meredith Ave
Omaha, NE 68111
(402) 457-6427
Grades: PK-5
| 186 students
3230 Burt Street
Omaha, NE 68131
(531) 299-0332
Grades: 12
| n/a students
7612 Maple St
Omaha, NE 68134
(531) 299-2960
Grades: 12
| n/a students
9030 Western Ave
Omaha, NE 68114
(402) 390-2250
Grades: 3-6
| n/a students
3320 S 188th Ave
Omaha, NE 68130
(402) 289-9045
Grades: PK
| 75 students
5141 F St
Omaha, NE 68117
(402) 733-1785
Grades: 7-9
| n/a students
6055 Country Club Rd
Omaha, NE 68152
(531) 200-5898
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4318 Fort Street
Omaha, NE 68111
(402) 552-7030
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public high schools in Omaha, NE?
The top ranked public high schools in Omaha, NE include Elkhorn South High School, Elkhorn North High School and Millard West High School.
How many public high schools are located in Omaha, NE?
38 public high schools are located in Omaha, NE.
What is the racial composition of students in Omaha, NE?
Omaha, NE public high schools minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nebraska public high schools average of 33% (majority Hispanic).

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