Public Schools in Hernando, Florida

There are 2 Public Schools in Hernando, Florida, serving a population of 8,254 people in an area of 32 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 4,127 people, and 1 Public School per 15 square miles.

In Florida, Hernando is ranked 306th of 1036 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 424th of 1036 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Hernando Public Schools

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


Forest Ridge Elementary School 2927 North Forest Ridge Boulevard Hernando, FL

Hernando Elementary School 2975 East Trailblazer Lane Hernando, FL

About Hernando Public Schools

Hernando 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 Hernando, 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:
  • Hernando Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Hernando school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Hernando Public School Statistics

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

Hernando Public School Enrollment
 HernandoCitrus County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment17 (38.6%)566 (46.2%)
Kindergarten Enrollment54 (100.0%)882 (95.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)332 (93.3%)3,978 (92.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)203 (82.5%)5,062 (89.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)248 (100.0%)5,272 (92.8%)
Hernando Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 HernandoCitrus County
Less than 9th Grade Education163 (2.5%)3,650 (3.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)571 (8.7%)10,496 (9.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,199 (48.6%)42,369 (37.8%)