Omaha is known to look after its citizens well, for example, you can find plenty of affordable assisted living near Omaha. Now, the education system is another example as the foundation that helps fund scholarships, grants for teachers and junior ROTC trips for Omaha Public Schools is one of the country’s top-ranked education foundations, according to a new study.
The Omaha Public Schools Foundation nabbed the No. 2 spot on the Caruthers Institute’s latest list of top K-12 education foundations. The Caruthers Institute is a nonprofit think tank that studies education foundations, among other things. Last year the foundation ranked fourth.
The Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools ranked 13th this year.