Top 3 Best Columbus Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 private schools serving 1,409 students in Columbus, NE (there are 15 public schools, serving 4,903 public students). 22% of all K-12 students in Columbus, NE are educated in private schools (compared to the NE state average of 11%).
The best top ranked private schools in Columbus, NE include Scotus Central Catholic Junior/Senior High School, Immanuel Lutheran School and Christ Lutheran School.
100% of private schools in Columbus, NE are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Lutheran Church Missouri Synod).

Top Ranked Columbus Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Christ Lutheran School
Christ Lutheran School Photo - Christ Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
32312 122nd Ave
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-3531
Grades: PK-8
| 41 students
Immanuel Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
2865 26th Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-8423
Grades: PK-8
| 246 students
1554 18th Ave
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-7165
Grades: 7-12
| 398 students
Columbus Christian School
(Christian)
3418 15th St
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 562-6470
Grades: K-5
| 28 students
St. Anthony School
(Catholic)
(1)
1719 6th Street
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-4767
Grades: PK-6
| 126 students
St. Bonaventure Continuation School
(Catholic)
1604 15th St
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-7153
Grades: PK-6
| 252 students
St. Isidore Continuation School
(Catholic)
3821 20th St
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-2604
Grades: PK-6
| 281 students
St. Johns Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
39346 205th Ave
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 285-0335
Grades: K-8
| 37 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Columbus, NE?
How many private schools are located in Columbus, NE?
8 private schools are located in Columbus, NE.
How diverse are private schools in Columbus, NE?
Columbus, NE private schools are approximately 9% minority students, which is lower than the Nebraska private school average of 18%.
What percentage of students in Columbus, NE go to private school?
22% of all K-12 students in Columbus, NE are educated in private schools (compared to the NE state average of 11%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Columbus, NE?
100% of private schools in Columbus, NE are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Lutheran Church Missouri Synod).

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