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Carmichaels School District 724-966-5045
Central Greene School District 724-627-8151
Jefferson Morgan School District 724-883-2310
Southeast Greene School District 724-943-4065
West Greene School District 724-499-5183
After passage of school district legislation in 1963 and 1965, the number of school districts diminished radically. Authorities, born as local units during the depression years of the 1930s, have proliferated at a phenomenal pace since then. Greene County is divided into five (5) area School Districts.
Greene County is divided into five (5) public school districts. Our goal for each of our School Districts is to provide a safe and drug-free environment while encouraging academic excellence and social responsibility in our students so that they may become knowledgeable, productive, and lifelong learners in a rapidly changing technological and multi-cultural society.
Greene County School Districts:
Following are the municipalities within the five school districts:
Carmichaels School District Carmichaels Borough and Cumberland Township
Central Greene School District Waynesburg Borough and Franklin, Perry, Washington, Wayne and Whiteley Townships
Jefferson-Morgan School District Jefferson, Clarksville and Rices Landing Boroughs, and Jefferson and Morgan Townships
Southeastern Greene School District Dunkard, Greene and Monongahela Thownship, and Greensboro Borough
West Greene School District Aleppo, Center, Freeport, Gilmore, Gray, Jackson, Morris, Richhill and Springhill Townships
Central Greene has the largest enrollment while Southeastern Greene has the lowest. Geographically, West Greene is the largest of the districts and operates four schools.
Additional schools within the five above School Districts also include:
Local Technical, Business, & Higher Education Opportunities:
Our Greene County Career & Technology Center (CTC) is located in the Central Greene School District, near the Waynesburg High School at 60 Zimmerman Drive in Franklin Township. CTC is an extension of the home school available for all five school districts; and provides one of the finest faciltiies of its kind. CTC emphasizes high work standards, scholarship, ethics, and safety.
The mission of CTC is to prepare every student for the world of work with the technical competencies, academic skills and attitudes that are necessary for both entry level employment and continuing education. Student organizations are an integral part of the instructional program at Greene County CTC. Students are encouraged to participate, as these groups help students develop excellence in scholarship, craftsmanship, leadership and personal development.
The CTC curriculum offers a wide range of studies to focus on, including: Automotive Technology, Building Construction Skills, Business & Computer Information, Child Care Servics, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Drafting & Design, Electrician Occupations, Health Assistant, Welding/Fabrication, etc.
Following are some area institutions to assist in providing information about business and/or technical schools. Please note: This may not be a comprehensive list: