*The school was founded in 1887
*It holds the record for having the largest square footage for any school in the entire state of Nebraska with six floors
*Scholarships awarded to the class of 2007 was approximately $4 million dollars.
*Magnet themes are Information Technology and Visual/Performing Arts
*Small Learning Communities for all freshmen students
*Student mentors (in grades 11 & 12) for all freshmen Advocacy classes—“Ignition Mentors”