Public Schools in Jefferson County, Florida

There are 5 Public Schools in Jefferson County, Florida, serving a population of 14,085 people in an area of 598 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,817 people, and 1 Public School per 119 square miles.

In Florida, Jefferson County is ranked 27th of 67 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 66th of 67 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Jefferson County Public Schools

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


Babies/Tap 50 David Road Monticello, FL

Jefferson County Adult School 575 South Water Street Monticello, FL

Jefferson County Elementary School 960 Rocky Branch Road Monticello, FL

Jefferson Davis High School 375 South Water Street Monticello, FL

Jefferson Elementary School 375 South Water Street Monticello, FL

About Jefferson County Public Schools

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

Jefferson County Public School Statistics

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

Jefferson County Public School Enrollment
 Jefferson CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment193 (86.5%)158,974 (55.2%)
Kindergarten Enrollment117 (73.6%)195,549 (85.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)402 (73.4%)804,705 (88.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)330 (61.0%)812,190 (87.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)562 (90.5%)869,834 (89.3%)
Jefferson County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Jefferson CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education666 (6.1%)733,714 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,422 (13.0%)1,053,634 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,597 (32.9%)4,170,468 (29.0%)