Education in Perry County

There are three school systems in the county, each offering classes K–12.

Tell City-Troy Township School Corporation features preschool through 6th grade at William Tell Elementary school. The Tell City Junior-Senior High School features three fully developed college-bound lanes and eight vocational tracts in addition to the normal education process.

The Perry Central Community School Corporation, serving rural Perry County, incorporates preschool through 12th grade under the same roof.  Perry Central Jr./Sr. High School offers over 35 dual credit courses, including the Statewide Transfer General Education Core along with 9 state recognized career pathways.

The Cannelton City Schools includes pre-k and kindergarten at the William Bennett Early Learning Center, grades 1-5 at Myers Elementary, and combines grades 6-12 at the Junior-Senior High.

Perry County features an Ivy Tech Community College in Tell City, and is within commuting distance of the University of Evansville, University of Southern Indiana, Indiana Business College, I.U. Southeast, Oakland City University, Vincennes University – Jasper Campus, Kentucky Wesleyan, Owensboro Business College, Brescia College and U of K Community College.

Cannelton City Schools

Community Christian Church Preschool

Age of Children:
3-5 year olds / children must turn 3 before August 1st
Days open: 
preschool schedules follows the calendar for Tell City Schools

Crafty Critters Childcare Services

Age of Children:
Craft Critters provides childcare for children 6 weeks of age to school age.

Glory Bees Preschool

Age of Children:
3-5 year olds / children must turn 3 before August 1st
Four and five year-olds meet:
8:30am – 11:30am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Three year-olds meet:
8:30am-10:45am on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Ivy Tech Tell City

LHDC North Perry County Head Start

LHDC Perry County Early Head Start Program

The Early Head Start Program serves 18 pregnant women or children from birth to age 3 through a home-based program.

LHDC South Perry County Head Start

Perry County Adult Education (TASC)

Perry Central Community School Corporation

Perry Childcare

Perry Childcare provides childcare for children 6 weeks of age to school age.  The facility also offers preschool classes for students ages 3-5.  Children are encouraged to explore their world through the medium of play in this hands-on program.

Perry Central Preschool

Ages of Children:
Age 4 by August 1 for Preschool
Age 5 by August 1 for Kindergarten

Tell City – Troy Township School Corporation

Tots Lots Inc.

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