Guide to Catholic High Schools in Omaha

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The Omaha area has 8 Catholic high schools. 3 of them are all girls and 2 are all boys.

Skutt Catholic High School

Mount Michael

Mount Michael - Omaha, Nebraska

Address: 22520 Mt Michael Rd, Elkhorn, Nebraska 68022
Gender: Male Only
Tuition: $14,665-$15,425 depending on grade level as well as optional room and board.
Grades: 9-12
School Size: Roughly 50 kids per grade

Mount Michael is a Catholic School that is in the northwestern part of Omaha near Elkhorn. It is a college preparatory high school. They were recognized as a National Blue-Ribbon School is 2012 and 2019.

According to Mount Michael’s website:

  • Of all the metro Catholic and private high schools, Mount Michael has the lowest student-to-teacher ratio at 7:1.
  • Over 80% of the staff hold master’s degrees or higher, or they are working towards their advanced degree.
  • They have core classes, electives, nine AP courses and a variety of honor-level classes to challenge and achieve a young man’s quest for a sound and inspirational high school education

They do have payment plans available for tuition.

Skutt Catholic School

Skutt Catholic High School

Address: 3131 S. 156th St, Omaha, Nebraska 68130
Gender: Co-Ed
Tuition: Ranges between $12,640-$12,940. Certain parishes will pay $400 of the tuition.
Grades: 9-12
Total Enrollment: 770 (Roughly 193 students per grade)

Skutt Catholic is a co-ed Catholic school that focuses on college prep. They are located in west Omaha just off 156th and Industrial Rd, near Zorinsky Lake. Skutt is a Class B school and was built in 1990.

It reports a teacher ratio of 13:1.

According to their website:

  • The average Skutt Catholic teacher has 17 years of experience, and 85% of our educators hold a Master’s Degree. For comparison’s sake, the state average for educators with a Master’s Degree is 45%.
  • Skutt Catholic offers 16 Advanced Placement courses and 21 Dual Enrollment courses with area colleges. It is feasible for a Skutt Catholic graduate to enter many colleges with enough credits to have earned sophomore standing – if so desired.
  • Students join from 31 different schools, representing 27 zip codes and 25 Catholic parishes. Nearly 25% attended public school before joining Skutt Catholic, and 10% of the school population is non-Catholic.

Creighton Prep

Omaha Creighton Prep High School

Address: 7400 Western Ave, Omaha, Nebraska 68114
Gender: Male Only
Tuition: Customized Plans to fit a family’s specific needs
Grades: 9-12
Total Enrollment: 1,000

Creighton Prep is a Jesuit preparatory high school that was founded in 1878. It is located in midtown Omaha at the corner of 72nd and Western Streets, approximately ten blocks north of Dodge Street.

Creighton Prep is the largest all-boys Catholic high school in the state of Nebraska. They compete in Class A athletics.

The school is a part of a Jesuit network consisting of 60 high schools and 28 colleges and universities in the United States.

The school offers 60 academic, service, and special interest clubs and activities.

According to its mission statement, Creighton Prep “forms men of faith, scholarship, leadership and service in the Catholic and Jesuit tradition.”

To ask about enrollment or other questions about Creighton Prep, you can contact them directly at 402-393-1190.

Marian High School

Entrance to Marian High School in Omaha, Nebraska

Address: 7400 Military Ave, Omaha, Nebraska 68134
Gender: Women Only
Tuition: Customized Plans to fit a family’s specific needs
Grades: 9-12
Total Enrollment: 925

Marian High School was founded in 1955. They have several needs-based scholarships and are willing to work with families regarding financial needs according to their website. They are located in north Omaha off 74th and Military Avenue.

According to Marian’s website:

  • 90% of Marian faculty hold a Master’s degree
  • Over 50 Clubs and Activities are available and 22 Athletic teams to join

Their mission is to “provide a Catholic college preparatory education for young women, to empower students to discover and develop their talents, and to inspire them to lead and serve as women of faith and compassion.”

To inquire about enrollment or if you have any questions, please reach out to them at 402-571-2618.

Mercy High School

Mercy High School in Omaha

Address: 1501 S. 48th St, Omaha, Nebraska 68106
Gender: Women Only
Tuition: $12,600
Grades: 9-12
Total Enrollment: 1075

Mercy High School was founded in 1955. Mercy is located in south-central Omaha off 48th and Woolworth Street, which is in between Center and Pacific. Mercy focuses heavily on academic excellence and reaching one’s potential.

According to its mission statement, Mercy High School helps young women by “focusing on academic excellence and inspiring young girls to become confident women of Mercy who embody faith, knowledge, and compassionate service.” If you have any questions or are interested in enrolling, please reach out at 402-553-9424.

Roncalli Catholic High School

Student writing notes at Roncalli Catholic High School in Omaha, Nebraska

Address: 6401 Sorensen Pkwy, Omaha, Nebraska 68152
Gender: Co-Ed
Tuition: Customized Plans to fit a family’s specific needs
Grades: 9-12

Roncalli Catholic High School is an affordable Catholic high school located in north Omaha just south of Interstate 680. Roncalli has multiple academic programs. It is a co-ed high school that focuses on providing a good, quality education.

Roncalli’s mission is to “uncover and discover our students’ full potential and authentic selves, giving them the courage to follow the right path toward their unique futures.” If you are interested in finding out more, you can reach out to them at 402-571-7670.

Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart

Night time exterior view of Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart in Omaha, Nebraska

Address: 3601 Burt St, Omaha, Nebraska 68131
Gender: Women Only
Tuition: Customized Plans to fit a family’s specific needs
Grades: 9-12

Duchesne Academy started back in 1881. It is located near midtown own, just eight blocks north of Dodge Street off 36th Street. Duchesne is a college preparatory school, and its main mission is love.

They come from the sacred heart education tree. Therefore, they stand firmly to the following goals: a personal and active faith in God, a deep respect for intellectual values, a social awareness which impels to action, the building of a community as a Christian value, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom. If you are interested, please reach out at 402-558-3800.

Gross Catholic High School

Address: 7700 S 43rd St, Bellevue, Nebraska 68147
Gender: Co-Ed
Tuition: $12,250
Grades: 9-12

Gross Catholic is a co-ed school located off 42nd and Giles Street, just south of the Omaha border. It is the only Catholic high school in Bellevue, which allows it to serve the southern suburbs of Omaha. They have a strong emphasis on Catholic values according to their websites, and they use this framework to build off everything else.

Gross Catholic focuses on three principles in their mission statement: being authentically faithful, purposefully compassionate, and academically driven. If you are interested in learning more, feel free to reach out at 402-734-2000.

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