Public Schools in Okeechobee County, Florida

There are 18 Public Schools in Okeechobee County, Florida, serving a population of 40,228 people in an area of 769 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,234 people, and 1 Public School per 42 square miles.

In Florida, Okeechobee County is ranked 18th of 67 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 44th of 67 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Okeechobee County Public Schools

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


Central Elementary School 610 Southwest 5th Avenue Okeechobee, FL

Cypress Juvenile Residential Facility 1117 Northeast 39th Boulevard Okeechobee, FL

Educational Resource Center 575 Southwest 28th Street Okeechobee, FL

Everglades Elementary School 3725 Southeast 8th Street Okeechobee, FL

New Endeavor High School 1000 Northwest 34th Street Okeechobee, FL

North Elementary School 3000 Northwest 10th Terrace Okeechobee, FL

Okeechobee Achievement Academy 1000 Northwest 34th Street Okeechobee, FL

Okeechobee Freshman Campus 610 Southwest 2nd Avenue Okeechobee, FL

Okeechobee High School 2800 U.s. 441 Okeechobee, FL

Okeechobee Intensive Halfway House 800 NE 72nd Cir N Okeechobee, FL

Okeechobee Youth Development Center 7202 US-441 South Okeechobee, FL

Osceola Middle School 825 Southwest 28th Street Okeechobee, FL

Seminole Elementary School 2690 Northwest 42nd Avenue Okeechobee, FL

South Elementary School 2468 Southwest 7th Avenue Okeechobee, FL

Student Serv./Special Programs 700 Southwest 2nd Avenue Okeechobee, FL

Tantie Juvenile Residential Facility 5050 Northeast 168th Street Okeechobee, FL

Weatherbee Elementary School 800 Northwest 72nd Circle East Okeechobee, FL

Yearling Middle School 925 Northwest 23rd Lane Okeechobee, FL

About Okeechobee County Public Schools

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

Okeechobee County Public School Statistics

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

Okeechobee County Public School Enrollment
 Okeechobee CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment274 (74.1%)158,974 (55.2%)
Kindergarten Enrollment296 (92.5%)195,549 (85.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)2,006 (93.4%)804,705 (88.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,986 (95.8%)812,190 (87.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,944 (82.5%)869,834 (89.3%)
Okeechobee County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Okeechobee CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education3,276 (11.7%)733,714 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,993 (14.3%)1,053,634 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)10,700 (38.4%)4,170,468 (29.0%)