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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 15 public schools in Platte County, NE, serving 5,072 students.
  • Platte County, NE public school have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Platte County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Nebraska public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Platte County, NE are Centennial Elementary School, Lost Creek Elementary School and Shell Creek Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the Nebraska public school average of 14:1.

Top Platte County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Centennial Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    500 Centennial St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-8180

    Grades: PK-4 | 391 students
  • Columbus High School Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3434 Discoverer Drive
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-7050

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,230 student
  • Columbus Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2200 26th St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-7060

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,110 student
  • Emerson Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2410 20th St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-7030

    Grades: PK-4 | 261 students
  • Humphrey Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    405 S 7th St
    Humphrey, NE 68642
    (402)923-1230

    Grades: PK-6 | 167 students
  • Humphrey Junior Senior High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    405 S 7th St
    Humphrey, NE 68642
    (402)923-1230

    Grades: 7-12 | 104 students
  • Lakeview High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3744 83rd St
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402)564-8518

    Grades: 9-12 | 306 students
  • Lakeview Junior High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3744 83rd Street
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402)564-8518

    Grades: 7-8 | 133 students
  • Lindsay Attendance Center
    306 Pine St
    Lindsay, NE 68644
    (402)428-2409

    Grades: PK-K | 10 students
  • Lost Creek Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3772 33rd Ave
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-7045

    Grades: PK-4 | 373 students
  • North Park Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2200 31st St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-7070

    Grades: PK-4 | 309 students
  • Pathways Beyond/early Steps To Success Building
    2508 27th Street
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-7000

    Grades: PK | 14 students
  • Platte Center Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    155 Platte St
    Platte Center, NE 68653
    (402)246-3465

    Grades: PK-6 | 138 students
  • Shell Creek Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    16786 280th St
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402)564-8008

    Grades: PK-6 | 286 students
  • West Park Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4100 Adamy St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402)563-7075

    Grades: PK-4 | 240 students
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