Oh Kearney High to you we’ll ever be true,
You are the best school in the land.
Your colors waving high bright golden and blue,
For you ideals we’ll always stand.
And as we onward go to fame and renown,
Our loyalty will never die.
To you we’ll sing – Our homage bring,
Oh hail to you Old Kearney High.
With a K, with an E, with a A R N E Y
With a H, with an I, with H I G H - HIGH!
KHS on Newsweek’s Best US High Schools
Kearney High School made the Newsweek-Daily Beast's 2014 Top High Schools in the United States. Six indicators are used to compare public high schools: graduation and college acceptance rates, college-level courses and exams, percentage of students with free or reduced lunch and the SAT/ACT exam scores. KHS has a graduation rate of 87.6%, college bound students 64.8%, free or reduced lunches 38.5%, SAT of 1672 and an ACT of 22.1. Over 19% of KHS students are enrolled in Advanced Placement courses and 69.6% pass the AP exams. You can find out more information at: http://www.thedailybeast.com/features/2014/america-s-top-high-schools.html.