Nebraska Revised Statute 79-434

Chapter 79


Reorganization of school districts; methods.

Reorganization of school districts may be accomplished through or by means of any one or more of the following methods: (1) The creation of new districts; (2) the uniting of one or more established districts; (3) the subdivision of one or more established districts; (4) the transfer and attachment to an established district of a part of the territory of one or more districts; and (5) the dissolution or disorganization of an established district for any of the reasons specified by law.



  • Former section 79-801.02 is limited to provisions of former section 79-801, and is not applicable to school district boundary changes under other statutes. Corcoran v. Boone County Board of Equalization, 196 Neb. 363, 243 N.W.2d 60 (1976).

  • Uniting of one or more districts can be accomplished by reorganization method. School District No. 42 of Hitchcock County v. Marshall, 160 Neb. 832, 71 N.W.2d 549 (1955).

  • Reorganization of School Districts Act provides reasonable limitations and standards. Nickel v. School Board of Axtell, 157 Neb. 813, 61 N.W.2d 566 (1953).

  • Merger of school districts was subject to election. Peterson v. Hancock, 155 Neb. 801, 54 N.W.2d 85 (1952).