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For the 2021 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 5,072 students in Platte County, NE. Platte County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nebraska.
The top ranked public schools in Platte County, NE are Centennial Elementary School, Humphrey Elementary School and Shell Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Platte County, NE public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Platte County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Nebraska public schools.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Best Platte County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Centennial Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    500 Centennial St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-8180

    Grades: PK-4 | 391 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Humphrey Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    405 S 7th St
    Humphrey, NE 68642
    (402) 923-1230

    Grades: PK-6 | 167 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Shell Creek Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    16786 280th St
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402) 564-8008

    Grades: PK-6 | 286 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Lost Creek Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3772 33rd Ave
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7045

    Grades: PK-4 | 373 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    North Park Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2200 31st St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7070

    Grades: PK-4 | 309 students
  • Rank: #66.
    West Park Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4100 Adamy St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7075

    Grades: PK-4 | 240 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Platte Center Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    155 Platte St
    Platte Center, NE 68653
    (402) 246-3465

    Grades: PK-6 | 138 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Humphrey Junior Senior High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    405 S 7th St
    Humphrey, NE 68642
    (402) 923-1230

    Grades: 7-12 | 104 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Lakeview Junior High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3744 83rd Street
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402) 564-8518

    Grades: 7-8 | 133 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Emerson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2410 20th St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7030

    Grades: PK-4 | 261 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Columbus High School Math: 49% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3434 Discoverer Drive
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7050

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,230 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    Columbus Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2200 26th St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7060

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,110 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Lakeview High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3744 83rd St
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402) 564-8518

    Grades: 9-12 | 306 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.306 Pine St
    Lindsay, NE 68644
    (402) 428-2409

    Grades: PK-K | 10 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.2508 27th Street
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7000

    Grades: PK | 14 students
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