Departments of Education in Gage County, Nebraska

There are 2 Departments of Education in Gage County, Nebraska, serving a population of 21,632 people in an area of 852 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 10,816 people, and 1 Department of Education per 425 square miles.

In Nebraska, Gage County is ranked 1st of 93 counties in Departments of Education per capita, and 3rd of 93 counties in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of Gage County Departments of Education

Find Gage County, Nebraska departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.


Beatrice Bartow County Department of Education 320 N North 5th Street Beatrice, NE

Ledyard Department of Education 110 Court Street Beatrice, NE

About Gage County Departments of Education

The Gage County Department of Education is a Nebraska state or federal agency whose mission is to provide leadership, develop policy, and disseminate funding, information, and other resources in support of student achievement in Gage County, NE. While the missions of Nebraska Departments of Education are similar to the federal Department of Education, state Departments of Education play a substantially different role in achieving their missions.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • Gage County public school system
  • Public school education programs
  • Gage County school districts
  • Student loans and financial aid
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Gage County school superintendents

Gage County Education Statistics

Find Gage County School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Gage County School Enrollment
 Gage CountyNebraska
School Enrollment (Age 3+)4,565506,803
Kindergarden198 (4.3%)26,410 (5.2%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,143 (46.9%)206,883 (40.8%)
High School (Grades 9-12)1,137 (24.9%)101,212 (20.0%)
College/Grad School Enrollment796 (17.4%)139,232 (27.5%)
Gage County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Gage CountyNebraska
Less than 9th Grade Education746 (4.9%)50,097 (4.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)811 (5.3%)62,269 (5.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,215 (34.0%)329,232 (26.7%)
Some College, No Degree3,566 (23.2%)288,681 (23.4%)
Associate's Degree1,898 (12.4%)126,111 (10.2%)
Bachelor's Degree2,244 (14.6%)251,182 (20.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree879 (5.7%)126,270 (10.2%)
Gage County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Gage CountyNebraska
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher3,123377,452
Arts, Humanities & Others466 (14.9%)74,762 (19.8%)
Business702 (22.5%)83,624 (22.2%)
Education866 (27.7%)73,033 (19.3%)
Science & Engineering784 (25.1%)105,134 (27.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields305 (9.8%)40,899 (10.8%)