Atkinson, Nebraska

Educational Facilities

 Public Schools  # of Schools  Enrollment  Teacher/Student Ratio
 Elementary  1 225  1:17
 Middle / Jr. High  1  50  1:8
 Senior High  1 104  1:8
 Private Schools  # of Schools  Enrollment Teacher/Student Ratio
  Elementary  1  39  1:5


West Holt Public School District #239 covers approximately 930 square miles.  The Class 3 school is accredited by the State of Nebraska.  The West Holt Elementary School was built in 2009 and the Junior-Senior High School was built in 1968.  A $6.5 million renovation project was completed in 2009 including numerous changes to the high school along with a new addition housing the elementary school, administration offices, and gymnasium.  Programs include numerous athletic opportunities.  Academic programs including Mock Trial, Quiz Bowl and Scholastic Contest and Fine Arts Programs including Music, Band, Art, Speech, Drill Team, and performing play productions are offered.  West Holt has outstanding leadership opportunities through FFA (Future Farmers of America) and FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) and Agricultural programs.