Historic Schools in North Omaha

As the community north of Dodge Street to the Washington County line and from North 72nd Street east to the Missouri River, North Omaha has had a lot of schools. This is a list of them including links to the ones I’ve written articles about.

Directory of Historic Schools in North Omaha

Segregated schools in Omaha, Nebraska
This image showing schools with disproportionately high percentages of African American students in Omaha is from the June 13, 1975 Omaha World-Herald.

Parochial Schools in North Omaha

These are the current and former Catholic high schools in North Omaha, Nebraska.
These are the current and former Catholic high schools in North Omaha. They include Creighton Prepatory High, Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart, Sacred Heart High, Holy Name High, Notre Dame High, Dominican High, Rummel High, Roncalli High, Father Flanagan High, Blessed Sacrament High, St. Cecilia Cathedral High and St. John High.

Historic Higher Education History in North Omaha

Historic Educators in North Omaha

Sylvia McCandless and unnamed students and teacher, Omaha
The young girl in this photo is Sylvia McCandless, daughter of Yvonne and Kenneth, in Ponca Hills in the 1930s. Can you identify any of the other people?

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