Public Schools in Petersburg, Indiana

There are 3 Public Schools in Petersburg, Indiana, serving a population of 2,477 people in an area of 2 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 825 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Indiana, Petersburg is ranked 205th of 865 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 160th of 865 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Petersburg Public Schools

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


Petersburg Elementary School 1415 Alford Road Petersburg, IN

Pike Central High School 1810 Indiana 56 Petersburg, IN

Pike Central Middle School 1814 Indiana 56 Petersburg, IN

About Petersburg Public Schools

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

Petersburg Public School Statistics

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

Petersburg Public School Enrollment
 PetersburgPike County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment24 (100.0%)167 (91.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment29 (100.0%)128 (90.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)98 (100.0%)694 (100.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)166 (94.9%)684 (98.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)135 (100.0%)539 (97.6%)
Petersburg Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 PetersburgPike County
Less than 9th Grade Education61 (3.8%)279 (3.2%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)233 (14.6%)950 (10.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)638 (40.1%)3,749 (42.6%)