Oldest Private Schools in Nebraska

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The average private school in Nebraska was founded around 1954 (2021).
The oldest private school in Nebraska is Brownell Talbot Schools, founded in 1863.
The oldest private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Schools in Nebraska (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11. Founding Date: 1863
    Grades: PK-12400 N Happy Hollow Blvd
    Omaha, NE 68132
    (402) 556-3772

  • Rank: #22.
    St. Paul's Lutheran School
    St. Paul's Lutheran School Photo
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1867
    Grades: PK-81010 Georgia Ave
    Norfolk, NE 68701
    (402) 371-1233

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Christ Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1871
    Grades: K-832312 122nd Ave
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402) 564-3531

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Christ Lutheran School
    Christ Lutheran School Photo - Student and Mrs. Wasson work through a math lesson together.
    (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1871
    Grades: PK-8511 South 5th Street
    Norfolk, NE 68701
    (402) 371-5536

  • Rank: #55.
    St. Wenceslaus Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1877
    Grades: PK-815353 Pacific St
    Omaha, NE 68154
    (402) 330-4356

  • Rank: #66.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    Trinity Lutheran School Photo - Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1882
    Grades: PK-8208 W 13th St
    Grand Island, NE 68801
    (308) 382-5274

  • Rank: #77.
    St. Pauls Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1883
    Grades: PK-8108 E Highway 4
    Plymouth, NE 68424
    (402) 656-4465

  • Rank: #88.
    St. John Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1884
    Grades: K-8877 N Columbia Ave
    Seward, NE 68434
    (402) 643-4535

  • Rank: #99.
    St. John Lutheran School
    St. John Lutheran School Photo - St. John's 6th-grade dry ice science experiment in front of the outdoor classroom.
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1886
    Grades: PK-8102 W Martin St
    Battle Creek, NE 68715
    (402) 675-3605

  • Rank: #1010.
    Deshler Lutheran School
    Deshler Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1889
    Grades: K-8509 E Hebron Avw
    Deshler, NE 68340
    (402) 365-7858

  • Rank: #1111.
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1893
    Grades: PK-82865 26th Avenue
    Columbus, NE 68601
    (402) 564-8423

  • Rank: #1212.
    Zion Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1895
    Grades: PK-6102 N. 6th St
    Plainview, NE 68769
    (402) 582-3312

  • Rank: #1313.
    Spalding Academy
    Spalding Academy Photo - Practicing Catholic Faith
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1901
    Grades: PK-12130 W Marguerite St
    Spalding, NE 68665
    (308) 497-2103

  • Rank: #1414.
    Zion Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1905
    Grades: PK-8520 E Main Street
    Pierce, NE 68767
    (402) 329-4658

  • Rank: #1515.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1906
    Grades: PK-8705 West 6th St
    Madison, NE 68748
    (402) 454-2651

  • Rank: #1616.
    St. Cecilia Cathedral School
    St. Cecilia Cathedral School Photo - Field Trip to the zoo.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1907
    Grades: PK-83869 Webster Street
    Omaha, NE 68131
    (402) 556-6655

  • Rank: #1717.
    St. Cecilia Middle Sch/high School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1912
    Grades: 6-12521 N Kansas Ave
    Hastings, NE 68901
    (402) 462-2105

  • Rank: #1818.
    St. Columbkille School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1916
    Grades: K-8224 E 5th St
    Papillion, NE 68046
    (402) 339-8706

  • Rank: #1919.
    Our Redeemer Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1927
    Grades: PK-81400 East E Street
    North Platte, NE 69101
    (308) 532-6421

  • Rank: #2020.
    Holy Name School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1929
    Grades: PK-82901 Fontenelle Blvd
    Omaha, NE 68104
    (402) 451-5403

  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Messiah Lutheran School
    Messiah Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1930
    Grades: NS-51800 S 84th St
    Lincoln, NE 68506
    (402) 489-3024

  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Zion Lutheran School
    Zion Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1930
    Grades: PK-82421 Avenue C
    Kearney, NE 68847
    (308) 234-3410

  • Rank: #2323.
    Zion Lutheran School
    Zion Lutheran School Photo - Your child's academic classroom setting
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1943
    Grades: PK-8224 N Government St
    Valentine, NE 69201
    (402) 376-2745

  • Rank: #2424.
    Gethsemane Elementary School
    Gethsemane Elementary School Photo
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1948
    Grades: K-84040 N 108th Street
    Omaha, NE 68164
    (402) 493-2550

  • Rank: #2525.
    Lincoln Christian Elem/jr-sr
    Lincoln Christian Elem/jr-sr Photo - Elementary Students singing on Grandparents Day
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1951
    Grades: PK-125801 S 84th Street
    Lincoln, NE 68516
    (402) 488-8888

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Christ The King School
    Christ The King School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1953
    Grades: PK-8831 S 88th St
    Omaha, NE 68114
    (402) 391-0977

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Emmanuel-faith Lutheran School
    Emmanuel-faith Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1953
    Grades: NS-8806 N Beaver Ave
    York, NE 68467
    (402) 362-6575

  • Rank: #2828.
    St. Michael Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1954
    Grades: PK-81315 1st Ave
    South Sioux City, NE 68776
    (402) 494-1526

  • Rank: #2929.
    Marian High School
    Marian High School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: 9-127400 Military Ave
    Omaha, NE 68134
    (402) 571-2618

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    All Saints Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: PK-81335 S 10th St
    Omaha, NE 68108
    (402) 346-5757

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Central Catholic Middle & High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: 6-121200 Ruby Avenue
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308) 384-2440

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Pius X High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: 9-126000 A St
    Lincoln, NE 68510
    (402) 488-0931

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    St. Pius X / St.. Leo Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: PK-86905 Blondo Street
    Omaha, NE 68104
    (402) 551-6667

  • Rank: #3434.
    Nebraska Christian Schools
    Nebraska Christian Schools Photo - Nebraska Christian's beautiful 27-acre campus includes 11 buildings and plenty of green space - the ideal setting for learning.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1959
    Grades: PK-121847 Inskip Ave
    Central City, NE 68826
    (308) 946-3836

  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Aquinas Catholic Middle & High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1960
    Grades: 6-123420 MN Rd.
    David City, NE 68632
    (402) 367-3175

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