Public Schools in Jefferson County, Indiana

There are 17 Public Schools in Jefferson County, Indiana, serving a population of 32,293 people in an area of 361 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,899 people, and 1 Public School per 21 square miles.

In Indiana, Jefferson County is ranked 16th of 92 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 31st of 92 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Jefferson County Public Schools

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


Anderson Elementary School 2325 Cherry Drive Madison, IN

Canaan Community Academy 8775 North Canaan Main Street Madison, IN

Deputy Elementary School 14350 Mulberry Street Deputy, IN

Dupont Elementary School 7045 West Main Street Dupont, IN

Emery O Muncie Elementary School 800 Lanier Drive Madison, IN

Lydia Middleton Elementary School 714 West Main Street Madison, IN

Madison Consolidated High School 743 Clifty Drive Madison, IN

Madison Consolidated Jr High School 701 8th Street Madison, IN

Madison Correctional Facility School 743 Clifty Drive Madison, IN

Madison County Adult Center 701 8th Street Madison, IN

Madison Juvenile Corr Fac 1130 Msh 4th Street Madison, IN

Madison Middle School 1130 Msh 4th Street Madison, IN

Rykers' Ridge Elementary School 2485 North Rykers Ridge Road Madison, IN

Southwestern Elementary School 273 South Main Cross Street Hanover, IN

Southwestern High School 167 South Main Cross Street Hanover, IN

Southwestern Middle School 169 South Main Cross Street Hanover, IN

Southwestern Middle/Sr High School 167 South Main Cross Street Hanover, IN

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, 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:
  • 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 CountyIndiana
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment137 (50.0%)54,163 (54.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment260 (80.5%)73,634 (86.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,248 (83.2%)312,521 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,090 (80.6%)312,022 (87.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,589 (89.7%)323,653 (89.9%)
Jefferson County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Jefferson CountyIndiana
Less than 9th Grade Education703 (3.2%)167,020 (3.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,722 (7.8%)343,773 (7.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)8,883 (40.2%)1,474,872 (33.8%)