Omaha Public Schools is the largest school district in the state of Nebraska. This public school district serves a diverse community of more than 46,000 students at over 80 elementary and secondary schools in Omaha, Nebraska. Its district offices are located in the former Tech High at 30th and Cuming Streets.
The City of Omaha has grown in several steps, annexing neighboring areas. Under long established Nebraska law it is limited to the boundaries of Douglas County.
On June 13, 2005, the Omaha Public Schools (OPS) Board and Superintendent John Mackiel announced their intention to annex 25 schools within Omaha city limits to OPS. They are currently part of the Elkhorn Public Schools, Millard Public Schools and Ralston Public Schools... Read More