Madonna School

  • Madonna School is a private school founded on the Christian principles of the value, worth and dignity of every individual as created by God.
  • Our mission is to educate students with cognitive and other developmental disabilities to become as independent as possible.
  • Madonna School is a special place helping very special children.
  • Certified by the Nebraska Department of Education, we are the only private, Catholic special education program in Omaha.
  • Madonna School currently has 52 students enrolled for the 2006-2007 academic year.
  • Our students range in age from 6 to 21, and have been diagnosed with an assortment of cognitive and other developmental disabilities.
  • Although Madonna School is a special place for special needs children, every opportunity is provided for students to integrate into the community.
  • Students go on many fieldtrips throughout the school year. In addition, students from Creighton University, Methodist College of Nursing and area high schools, as well as employees of local businesses and organizations volunteer their time to work with students in the classrooms, help with Special Olympics or organize fun activities.
  • Madonna School's vision, purpose and goal is to encourage optimum performance, develop academic and survival skills, establish self-confidence, and make job training opportunities available to developmentally and cognitively disabled students in order to enable each to become independent, self-supporting individuals.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Inquire with school

Student Body

Total Students67 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Madonna School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Omaha
    Grades: NS-12 | 440 students
    3.5 miles
    400 N Happy Hollow Blvd
    Omaha, NE 68132
    (402)556-3772
    3.5 NS-12
    440
  • Omaha
    Heartland School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12 | 39 students
    8.1 miles
    5731 S 108th St
    Omaha, NE 68137
    (402)393-0345
    8.1 1-12
    39
  • Lincoln
    Berniklau Education Solutions Team
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 22 students
    52.7 miles
    11401 S 70th St
    Lincoln, NE 68516
    (402)420-2888
    52.7 4-12
    22
  • Waverly
    Villa Marie School
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: Inquire with school | 23 students
    41 miles
    7205 N 112th St
    Waverly, NE 68462
    (402)786-3625
    41 Inquire with school
    23

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