Falls City is a progressive community


Education is important in Falls City. Nationally, Nebraska ranks high in quality education, and things are no different in Falls City. There are two public elementary schools with a teacher to student ratio of 16 to 1. There is one public middle school and public senior high school in the Falls City Public School system.

Falls City Public Schools

Tim Heckenlively, Superintendent
1415 Morton Street, Falls City, NE 68355
Falls City Public School Website

Falls City is also the home of Sacred Heart Parochial School, preschool through 12th grade.

Sacred Heart School
Father Tom Dunavan, Superintendent.
East 18th Street, Falls City, NE 68355
Sacred Heart School Website

Higher Education

Higher education is nearby. Over five universities, colleges, and vocational schools are within an hour’s drive. In addition, Falls City High School offers accredited, evening vocational and technical classes.

Peru State College
Peru, Nebraska
approx. 35 miles from Falls City

Missouri Western State
St. Joseph, Missouri
approx. 55 miles from Falls City

Southeast Community College
Beatrice Campus is located approx. 70 miles
Lincoln Campus is located approx. 100 miles
Milford Campus is located approx. 125 miles

Northwest Missouri State
Marysville, Missouri
approx. 55 miles from Falls City

Highland Community College
Highland, Kansas
approx. 30 miles from Falls City

Northeast Kansas Area Vo-Tech
Atchison, Kansas
approx. 58 miles from Falls City

Benedictine College
Atchison, Kansas
approx. 58 miles from Falls City 

For a comprehensive and informative resource, go to http://www.AccreditedOnlineColleges.Org/Nebraska/.

Pre-School Providers

Head Start
320 W. 14th St.
Falls City, NE 68355

Parent Child Center
North School
25th and Stone Street
Falls City, NE 68355

Sacred Heart Little Miracles Preschool
Sacred Heart Parochial School
East 18th Street
Falls City, NE 68355

Child Care Providers

For licensed child care providers contact:

Health and Human Services
Richardson County Courthouse
Falls City, NE 68355

Find a Home for these Pets

Please visit the website of The Humane Society of Richardson County to see the animals available for adoption. Homes are urgently needed! Click here to learn more.

Brownville Concert Series

The mission of the Concert Series is to bring professional live performance to Southeast Nebraska. The program is varied and includes classical instrumental, Cabaret performances based on the American Songbook, Jazz (instrumental and vocal), Rock and Roll, Bluegrass, Vocal Recital, Opera and a specially commissioned Christmas Gala. Learn More

Famous Falls Cityans

Magicians, atheletes, artists and governors all once called Falls City their. Learn more about famous Falls Cityans by clicking here.