By The Numbers

Higher Achievers

Academic success is one of many defining outcomes of a Catholic education. High expectations are set, for all students, from day one. Respect, accountability and confidence are the foundation from which our students act and excel in their academics. Archdiocese of Omaha students outperform their local and national peers on standardized tests.

The ACT average for Catholic high schools in the Archdiocese of Omaha is consistently higher than state and national averages. ACT uses four testing categories to measure the college preparedness of high school students. Archdiocese of Omaha students outscored the state's performance in English, mathematics, reading and science.

The Archdiocese of Omaha Latino test takers in 2019 performed at a 23.3 ACT average composite score compared to 17.3 for Hispanic/Latino counterparts in Nebraska.

Students of all ethnicities consistently score above average across the board, outperforming state and national averages.

The ACT average for Catholic high schools in the Archdiocese of Omaha is consistently higher than state and national averages. ACT uses four testing categories to measure the college preparedness of high school students. Archdiocese of Omaha students outscored students from other Nebraska school districts in English, mathematics, reading and science.

The Archdiocese of Omaha Latino test takers in 2017 recorded a 23.2 ACT average composite score compared to 22.4 for their Caucasian counterparts in the state.

Minority students across the board outperform state and national averages.

Students of all ethnicities consistently score above average on standardized tests. 

 

College Prepared

Different students have different plans for their future. But in our Archdiocese of Omaha Catholic Schools, we prepare our students for their next step, whether that be a four-year college or other post-secondary plans.