Public Schools in Hardee County, Florida

There are 11 Public Schools in Hardee County, Florida, serving a population of 27,326 people in an area of 638 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,484 people, and 1 Public School per 57 square miles.

In Florida, Hardee County is ranked 24th of 67 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 55th of 67 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Hardee County Public Schools

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


Adult/Community Education 901 West Main Street Wauchula, FL

Bowling Green Elementary School 4530 Church Avenue Bowling Green, FL

Hardee County School Superintendent 1009 North 6th Avenue Wauchula, FL

Hardee Junior High School 2401 U.s. 17 Wauchula, FL

Hardee Senior High School 830 Altman Road Wauchula, FL

Hardee Virtual Instruction Program (District Provided) 1009 North 6th Avenue Wauchula, FL

Hilltop Elementary School 2401 U.s. 17 Wauchula, FL

North Wauchula Elementary School 1120 North Florida Avenue Wauchula, FL

Pioneer Career Academy 2630 Academy Drive Zolfo Springs, FL

Wauchula Elementary School 400 South Florida Avenue Wauchula, FL

Zolfo Springs Elementary School 3215 School House Road Zolfo Springs, FL

About Hardee County Public Schools

Hardee 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 Hardee 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:
  • Hardee County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Hardee County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Hardee County Public School Statistics

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

Hardee County Public School Enrollment
 Hardee CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment191 (74.0%)158,974 (55.2%)
Kindergarten Enrollment476 (98.6%)195,549 (85.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,631 (95.7%)804,705 (88.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,589 (92.3%)812,190 (87.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,409 (95.3%)869,834 (89.3%)
Hardee County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Hardee CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education2,969 (17.2%)733,714 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,878 (10.9%)1,053,634 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)7,595 (43.9%)4,170,468 (29.0%)