*NRCSA Represents over 75,000 students in school systems across Nebraska. *NRCSA has 197 member schools and Educational Service Units in 88 counties and 24 legislative districts across Nebraska.
The Association has adopted the following statements of purpose to guide our efforts:
1) To promote the general advancement of public education
2) To provide a voice or direct influence on behalf of rural schools and partner with other associations and entities when appropriate.
3) To provide, when necessary, a direct voice in legislative matters affecting schools.
4) To promote active involvement of rural community based schools in policies and programs of state and national educational organizations.
5) To serve as liaison with the Nebraska Department of Education on issues concerning member schools.
6) To provide a forum for the discussion of contemporary issues.
7) To provide opportunities for recognizing and promoting quality rural education programs.
8) To recognize individuals who have demonstrated leadership in promoting quality rural education in Nebraska.
9) To adopt other purposes the Executive Committee and/or members of the Association deem appropriate, always acting in compliance with the Nebraska Non-Profit Corporation Act and any other applicable laws.