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St. Columbkille School

St. Columbkille School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban


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Saint Columbkille Catholic School is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association. We are also accredited by the State of Nebraska, and in addition to that, we are an AdvancED accredited school. We have been providing a quality Catholic education to children (grades K-8) in the Papillion, Nebraska area since 1916. We are a ministry of Saint Columbkille Parish, and our mission is to help our students grow in spirit, mind, and body as disciples of Christ.

Towards this end, it is our aim to provide a caring and loving community atmosphere in which gospel principles are modeled by adults and other students, taught daily, experienced in liturgy, and practiced by the students in mission and service activities.

As an educational institution, we are committed to using all of our resources to help each child develop to his or her full potential by providing a variety of learning experiences.


We offer a general education curriculum that is integrated with Christian values.

Mission Statement

Growing in spirit, mind, and body as disciples of Christ.



Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.


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Academic Calendar: Quarter

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 501
Student Teacher Ratio 22 : 1
Gender 51% Male / 49% Female
Dress Code Uniform
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 84%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 6%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%


We offer a variety of academic and spiritual enrichment activities and clubs that meet after school. In addition, our parish offers a full range of organized athletic sports that are available to our students.

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