Putnam County … A Great Place to Learn
Putnam County School’s offers students the opportunity to develop their mental and physical skills through effective instruction, physical education, technology, art and music. The community offers quality education in a variety of school choices. Working together, educators and community leaders believe that our citizens can succeed through education.
PCSS is divided into four levels of education including primary, elementary, middle and high schools. Putnam County Primary serves pre-K through 2nd grade students, elementary serves 3rd – 5th grades, middle school serves 6th – 8th grades, while the high school serves 9th – 12th grades. The system has an average student-to-teacher ratio of 14 to 1.
Putnam County Board of Education
Putnam County High School
Putnam County Middle School
Putnam County Elementary School
Putnam County Primary School
Gatewood School is a college preparatory school located on a 32-acre campus in historic downtown Eatonton and has been in operation since 1970. Gatewood educates students in a nurturing, Christian environment while installing life-long characteristics of truth, honor, loyalty and pride. Gatewood Schools have an average body of 450 students from kindergarten through 12th grade.
Eatonton is home to a branch of Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC), where technical certificates of credit are offered in construction, allied health, welding, information technology, emergency medical services and much more. The center also provides custom training for specific businesses and industry. The school offers more than 190 classes online, in addition to both day and night on-site courses.
Additional Colleges and Universities
More than nine colleges and universities are within a 50-mile radius of Eatonton, including nearby Milledgeville’s Georgia Military College and Georgia College & State University, Georgia’s premiere liberal arts college.