Education Resources and Institutions

American Red Cross
Its purpose is to protect life & health & to ensure respect for the human being by offering Health & Safety Training Programs along with Blood Services.

2912 S 80th Avenue
Omaha, NE 68124


Central Community College - Adult Education
Provides Adult ESL classes with levels ranging from Beginning to Advanced. GED classes in English only. citizenship classes are offered twice a year.

200 W 10th Street
Schuyler, NE 68661
402-352-5514   Ext. 807

Central Community College - Columbus Campus
Offer a variety of degree & certificate options in 14 career & technical programs. In addition to our degree, diploma & certificate programs we provide customized training for business & industry, operates an entrepreneurship program for people interested in starting a business & extends classes to several communities in surrounding counties.

4500 63rd Street; PO Box 1027
Columbus, NE 68602

Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership (CNCAP)
CNCAP offers a variety of wellness, prevention, intervention & community services/programs to individuals & families. Depending on the program, eligibility may be determined by several factors including: Income guidelines, age, county of residence, as well as others. Programs include: Commodity Supplement Food Program: Early Head Start - Home & Center Based; Early Learning Center (Schuyler); Head Start Little Stars Preschool; HOPE Case Management; SOAR; HART - Stability Assistance Program; Supportive Services for Veteran Families; T.H.R.I.V.E.S; Weatherization; VRRH - Veteran Rapid Re-Housing; KIDS (Keeping Independent Directives in Society) Youth Program.

3286 53rd Avenue 
Columbus, NE 68601
402-564-1124 / 308-745-0780 (Loup City)

Centro Hispano Comunitario De Nebraska
Provide numerous services in adult education (Spanish GED, Computer Literacy, Technical Assistance) entrepreneurship & immigration legal services.

3214 25th Street, Suite 1 
Columbus, NE 68601

Columbus Cancer Care Foundation
Our mission is to CARE by providing Community outreach & education, access to cancer care, resources for cancer patients & their families & education for the community & area healthcare professionals, regarding cancer prevention, early detection & screening & treatment options.

3764 39th Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601

Columbus Public Library
We seek to provide the citizens quality educational & entertainment resources, materials & programs. Provide opportunities for our community to connect with on another & experience something new.

2914 14th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

East Central District Health Department
The East Central District Health Department (ECDHD) is a state-approved district health department that provides public health services to its four-county service area of Boone, Colfax, Nance and Platte counties in Nebraska. Programs include: Community Health Hubs (breast and colon Cancer screening); Early Development Network (early intervention services for families with children birth to age three with developmental delays and/or health care needs); Emergency Preparedness; Food Safety; Lead and Mold safety; Radon and Water testing; Immunizations (Adult, children and travel vaccines); Substance Abuse Prevention (alcohol, tobacco and drugs); West Nile; WIC (Women, Infants, and Children).

4321 41st Avenue,
Columbus NE 68601

Nebraska Extension - Platte County
Provide education to the public based on university research on a multitude of subject areas, especially for the future of agriculture, families, youth & communities.

2715 13th Street 
Columbus, NE 68601

Platte Valley Early Learning Connection
Assist collaborative efforts to achieve high quality, affordable, accessible training for all those who work with young children & their families.

2657 44th Avenue 
Columbus, NE 68601
402-564-5753 ext 1028

Provide farmworkers, immigrants & others with a variety of services that improve their health, education & economic opportunities.

3830 Vermaas Place, Suite A 
Lincoln, NE 68502

Youth & Families for Christ
Strive to bring about a positive heart-change, physically, intellectually, emotionally, socially & spiritually in every kid in every circumstance, ages 11-19. Programs include: G.A.P.S; OSS (Out of School Suspension) Education Program; Teen Moms, Young Dads, High School Club, Middle School Club, Juvenile Services; Teen Parents & Stress & Anger Management.

2809 13th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

Schools - Boone County

Boone Central Schools
605 S 6th Street
Albion, NE 68620

Riverside Public School
408 W Dayton Street
Cedar Rapids, NE 68627

St. Edward Public Schools
601 Clark Street

St Edward, NE 68660

St Michaels Elementary School
520 W Church Street
Albion, NE 68620

Schools - Butler County

Aquinas & St Mary's Catholic Schools
3420 MN Road, Box 149
David City, NE 68632

David City Public Schools
750 D Street
David City, NE 68632

East Butler Public Schools
212 S Madison Street
Brainard, NE 68626


Schools - Colfax County

Clarkson Public Schools
649 Cherry Street
Clarkson, NE 68629

Howells Community Catholic School
114 6th Street
Howells, NE 68641

Howells-Dodge Consolidated Public Schools
417 Center Street
Howells, NE 68641

Leigh Community School
222 W 4th
Leigh, NE 68643

Schuyler Community Schools
401 Adam Street
Schuyler, NE 68661

St Johns Neumann Catholic School
420 Cherry Street
Clarkson, NE 68629


Schools - Nance County

Fullerton Public Schools
606 4th Street
Fullerton, NE 68638

Twin River Public Schools
816 Willard Avenue
Genoa, NE 68640

Schools - Platte County

Bible Baptist School
1771 43rd Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601

Boys Town Day School
510 6th Street; PO Box 201

Duncan, NE 68634

Christ Lutheran School
32392 122 Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601

Columbus Public Schools
2508 27th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

Humphrey Public Schools
402 South 7th Street
Humphrey, NE 68642

Lakeview Community Schools
3744 83rd Street
Columbus, NE 68601

Parochial Schools - Platte County

Columbus Christian School
3418 15th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

Holy Family High School
301 Pine Street
Lindsay, NE 68644

Humphrey St Francis School
300 S 7th Street
Humphrey, NE 68642

Immanuel Lutheran School
2520 28th Street
Columbus, NE68601

St Anthony Catholic Elementary School
1719 6th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

St Bonaventure Catholic Elementary School
1604 15th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

St Isidore Catholic Elementary School
3821 20th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

St. John's Lutheran School
39346 205th Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601
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Scotus Central Catholic High School
1554 18th Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601



Schools - Polk County

Cross County Community Schools
Co Road 123
Stromsburg, NE 68666

High Plains Community School
260 S Pine
Polk, NE 68654

Osceola Public School
565 Kimmel St
Osceola, NE 68651

Shelby-Rising City Public Schools
650 North Walnut St
Shelby, NE 68662