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Doniphan offers K-12 C1 Public Schools

Doniphan Trumbull SchoolHome of the Cardinals, the Doniphan-Trumbull Public School District provides an excellent K-12 education to area children. This C-2 district offers a student achievement that compares very well with that of other communities in the state and the nation, giving its students, parents, teachers, staff, and patrons many reasons to be proud:

  • In 2009, 97.67% of its seniors successfully graduated from high school as compared to the state average of 89.86%.
  • The 2007, the composite ACT (American College Test) score for Doniphan-Trumbull was 22.7 as compared to the national composite score of 21.2% and state composite score of 22.1%.
  • Approximately 82% of its graduating students go on to higher education.

The mission of Doniphan-Trumbull Public School District is to remain committed to actions that embrace progressive opportunities, advanced achievement, genuine respect, and personal integrity through active community partnerships.

Higher education is available next door!

Doniphan is conveniently located to the following institutions of higher education:

  • Hastings College is a private, four-year, liberal arts college located 14 miles south of Doniphan. It has a student body of approximately 1,150.
  • Central Community College has campuses in Grand Island, 11 miles to the north, and in Hastings, 14 miles to the south. CCC offers over 33 career and technical education programs, including more than 700 vocational technical and academic transfer college credit courses.
  • College Park in Grand Island is a multifunction facility providing space for classes and programs offered by a wide consortium of educational organizations. Offerings include associate degree programs from Central Community College, and undergraduate and graduate level classes from Doane College.

Other area adult education opportunities include:

  • Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center
  • Joseph’s College of Beauty
  • Xenon International School of Hair Design, Inc.