Sutton Public Schools


The Sutton Public Schools district in Nebraska consists of two schools: Sutton Elementary School and Sutton Secondary School. Sutton Secondary School has consistently ranked among the top high schools in Nebraska, earning a 5-star rating and ranking 9th out of 209 schools in the 2020-2021 school year. In contrast, Sutton Elementary School has seen a decline in its statewide ranking, dropping from 140th out of 442 Nebraska elementary schools in 2020-2021 to 248th out of 459 in 2022-2023, despite generally higher test scores than the state average.

Academically, Sutton Elementary School stands out, with its students performing well above the state average in English Language Arts and Mathematics, particularly in grades 3, 4, and 6. However, Sutton Secondary School has a discrepancy in its ACT scores, with the Science score slightly lower than the state average, suggesting a need to focus on improving science instruction and performance.

In terms of resources, Sutton Secondary School spends more per student ($18,291) compared to Sutton Elementary School ($17,095), but has a lower student-teacher ratio (9.9 vs. 11.6), indicating a potential focus on smaller class sizes and more individualized attention at the secondary level. Overall, the Sutton Public Schools district offers a mix of academic strengths and areas for improvement, providing valuable insights for the district to consider as they work to support and enhance their educational offerings.

District Detail

 1107 N Saunders
Sutton, NE 68979-0590

 (402) 773-5569

SchoolDigger Rank:
109th of 212 Nebraska districts

See the 2023 Nebraska District rankings!
Grades served: PK, KG-12
Students: 420

Primary Schools: 1
Middle Schools: 0
High Schools: 1
Alternative Schools: 0

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Nebraska Department of Education.

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