Public Schools in Gilchrist County, Florida

There are 6 Public Schools in Gilchrist County, Florida, serving a population of 17,191 people in an area of 350 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,865 people, and 1 Public School per 58 square miles.

In Florida, Gilchrist County is ranked 28th of 67 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 56th of 67 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Gilchrist County Public Schools

Find Gilchrist County, Florida public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Bell Elementary School 2771 East Bell Avenue Bell, FL

Bell High School 930 South Main Street Bell, FL

Gilchrist Virtual Franchise School 310 Northwest 11th Avenue Trenton, FL

Gilchrist Virtual Instruction Program 310 Northwest 11th Avenue Trenton, FL

Trenton Elementary School 1350 Florida 26 Trenton, FL

Trenton High School 1013 North Main Street Trenton, FL

About Gilchrist County Public Schools

Gilchrist 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 Gilchrist County, FL. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Florida, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

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

Gilchrist County Public School Statistics

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

Gilchrist County Public School Enrollment
 Gilchrist CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment203 (93.5%)158,974 (55.2%)
Kindergarten Enrollment161 (89.4%)195,549 (85.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)697 (96.3%)804,705 (88.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)755 (90.0%)812,190 (87.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)903 (94.0%)869,834 (89.3%)
Gilchrist County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Gilchrist CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education521 (4.5%)733,714 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,281 (11.0%)1,053,634 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,631 (39.9%)4,170,468 (29.0%)