Top 10 Best Public High Schools in Nebraska (2022)

The top ranked public high schools in Nebraska state are listed below (2022).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Nebraska is 52%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 52%.
The top ranked public high schools in Nebraska are Elkhorn South High School, Elkhorn High School and Howells Senior High School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public high schools are Elkhorn, Bennington and Kearney.

Top Ranked Public High Schools in Nebraska (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Elkhorn South High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
20303 Blue Sage Parkway
Omaha, NE 68130
(402) 289-0616
Rank: #22.
Elkhorn High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 77% (Top 5%)
Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
1401 Veterans Dr
Elkhorn, NE 68022
(402) 289-4239
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Howells Senior High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 7-12
417 Center Street
Howells, NE 68641
(402) 986-1621
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Ponca High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 7-12
505 3rd St
Ponca, NE 68770
(402) 755-5701
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Diller-odell Secondary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 7-12
506 Perry St
Odell, NE 68415
(402) 766-4210
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Newman Grove High School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 7-12
101 S 8th St
Newman Grove, NE 68758
(402) 447-6294
Rank: #77.
Millard West High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 71% (Top 20%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
5710 S 176 Ave
Omaha, NE 68135
(402) 715-6000
Rank: #88.
Mc Pherson County Secondary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
Grades: 7-12
525 Hwy 92
Tryon, NE 69167
(308) 587-2262
Rank: #99.
Millard North High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 71% (Top 20%)
Reading: 75% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
1010 S 144th St
Omaha, NE 68154
(402) 715-1365
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Bennington High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-74% (Top 20%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
16610 Bennington Road
Bennington, NE 68007
(402) 238-2447
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-74% (Top 20%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: 7-12
300 Wyoming St
Murdock, NE 68407
(402) 867-2341
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Fort Calhoun Jr-sr High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-74% (Top 20%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: 7-12
5876 County Road P43
Fort Calhoun, NE 68023
(402) 468-5591
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Platteview Senior High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-74% (Top 20%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
14801 S 108th St
Springfield, NE 68059
(402) 339-3606
Rank: #1414.
Pender High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: 7-12
609 Whitney St
Pender, NE 68047
(402) 385-3244
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Auburn High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
1829 Central Ave
Auburn, NE 68305
(402) 274-4328
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Malcolm Jr/sr High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 7-12
10002 N W 112th St
Malcolm, NE 68402
(402) 796-2151
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Norris High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70-74% (Top 20%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
25211 S 68th St
Firth, NE 68358
(402) 791-0010
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Wayne High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70-74% (Top 20%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
611 W 7th St
Wayne, NE 68787
(402) 375-3150
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Cross County High School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
1270 123rd Rd
Stromsburg, NE 68666
(402) 764-5521
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Lawrence/nelson High School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
850 S Nevada
Nelson, NE 68961
(402) 225-3371
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Giltner High School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: 7-12
#2 West 6th Rd
Giltner, NE 68841
(402) 849-2238
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
High School At Syracuse
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
1500 Education Dr
Syracuse, NE 68446
(402) 269-2381
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Osmond High School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: 7-12
202 W Prairie St
Osmond, NE 68765
(402) 748-3777
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Valentine High School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
431 N Green St
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 376-1780
Rank: #2525.
Lincoln East High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70% (Top 20%)
Reading: 68% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
1000 S 70th St
Lincoln, NE 68510
(402) 436-1302
Rank: #26 - 3126. - 31.
Fillmore Central High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
1410 L Street
Geneva, NE 68361
(402) 759-3141
Rank: #26 - 3126. - 31.
Gordon-rushville High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
810 N Oak St
Gordon, NE 69343
(308) 282-1322
Rank: #26 - 3126. - 31.
Mead High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 7-12
114 N Vine
Mead, NE 68041
(402) 624-3435
Rank: #26 - 3126. - 31.
Mullen High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
404 N Blaine
Mullen, NE 69152
(308) 546-2223
Rank: #26 - 3126. - 31.
Stapleton High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 7-12
702 6th Street
Stapleton, NE 69163
(308) 636-2252
Rank: #26 - 3126. - 31.
Wood River Rural High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
13800 W Wood River Rd
Wood River, NE 68883
(308) 583-2249
Rank: #3232.
Axtell High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
Grades: 7-12
500 Main St
Axtell, NE 68924
(308) 743-2415
Rank: #3333.
Gretna High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 69% (Top 20%)
Reading: 68% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
11335 S 204th Street
Gretna, NE 68028
(402) 332-3936
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Hartington Newcastle High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: 7-12
501 S Broadway
Hartington, NE 68739
(402) 254-3947
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
West Holt High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: 7-12
1000 N Main
Atkinson, NE 68713
(402) 925-2890
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