NEBRASKA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
SchoolsK-12.com is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private Nebraska schools, but understands that choosing the right Nebraska neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, Schoolsk-12.com can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent Nebraska school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.
ABOUT Nebraska SCHOOLS
Nebraska schools boast a total statewide student population of 305,370 attending 1,307 schools in 548 public school districts and 232 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Nebraska public schools spend an average of $8,084 per student each year. That ranks Nebraska schools number 15 nationally.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Nebraska public schools average a student teacher ratio of 10:1. Nebraska private schools average 6:1. Also, high schools in Nebraska average a student body population of 273, while Nebraska middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 186 and 174 respectively.
More questions about Nebraska schools? Try "Scooter" our detailed school finder that allows you to match your criteria to the Nebraska schools that best fit your needs.
CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.