Public Schools in Cherokee County, Alabama

There are 10 Public Schools in Cherokee County, Alabama, serving a population of 25,855 people in an area of 554 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,585 people, and 1 Public School per 55 square miles.

In Alabama, Cherokee County is ranked 53rd of 67 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 44th of 67 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Cherokee County Public Schools

Find Cherokee County, Alabama public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Cedar Bluff High School 3655 Old Highway 9 Cedar Bluff, AL

Centre Elementary School 725 East Main Street Centre, AL

Centre Middle School 1920 East Main Street Centre, AL

Centre Ridge Elementary School 350 East Main Street Centre, AL

Cherokee County Career & Tech Ctr 600 Bay Springs Road Centre, AL

Cherokee County High School 910 Warrior Drive Centre, AL

Cherokee Elementary School 910 Warrior Drive Centre, AL

Gaylesville High School 760 Trojan Way Gaylesville, AL

Sand Rock High School 1950 Sand Rock Avenue Leesburg, AL

Spring Garden High School 2430 County Road 29 Piedmont, AL

About Cherokee County Public Schools

Cherokee County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Cherokee County, AL. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Alabama, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Cherokee County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Cherokee County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Cherokee County Public School Statistics

Find Cherokee County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Cherokee County Public School Enrollment
 Cherokee CountyAlabama
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment184 (93.9%)37,260 (57.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment214 (85.3%)52,861 (86.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,169 (95.6%)219,290 (89.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,154 (94.5%)224,434 (89.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,364 (96.7%)227,776 (89.1%)
Cherokee County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Cherokee CountyAlabama
Less than 9th Grade Education1,326 (7.1%)154,405 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,524 (13.4%)326,654 (10.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)7,179 (38.2%)1,012,551 (30.9%)