Public Schools in Clay County, Indiana

There are 12 Public Schools in Clay County, Indiana, serving a population of 26,375 people in an area of 358 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,197 people, and 1 Public School per 29 square miles.

In Indiana, Clay County is ranked 28th of 92 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 51st of 92 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Clay County Public Schools

Find Clay County, Indiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Clay City Elementary School 681 Lankford Street Clay City, IN

Clay City Jr-Sr High School 601 Lankford Street Clay City, IN

Clay City Junior-Senior High School 601 Lankford Street Clay City, IN

East Side Elementary School 936 East National Avenue Brazil, IN

Forest Park Elementary School 800 South Alabama Street Brazil, IN

Jackson Township Elementary School 1860 East County Road 600 North Brazil, IN

Meridian Street Elementary School 410 North Meridian Street Brazil, IN

North Clay Middle School 3450 Indiana 340 Brazil, IN

Northview High School 340 West State Street Brazil, IN

Northview High School 3150 Indiana 340 Brazil, IN

Staunton Elementary School 6990 North County Road 425 West Brazil, IN

Van Buren Elementary School 2075 East County Road 1200 N Brazil, IN

About Clay County Public Schools

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

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

Clay County Public School Statistics

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

Clay County Public School Enrollment
 Clay CountyIndiana
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment140 (41.7%)54,163 (54.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment336 (88.2%)73,634 (86.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,446 (95.3%)312,521 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,259 (97.3%)312,022 (87.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,282 (93.9%)323,653 (89.9%)
Clay County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Clay CountyIndiana
Less than 9th Grade Education406 (2.2%)167,020 (3.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,284 (7.0%)343,773 (7.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)8,128 (44.6%)1,474,872 (33.8%)