Morgan County boasts some of the most respected education systems in Alabama, known statewide for academics, safety, and a focus on developing the whole child. There are three public school systems within Morgan County as well as private schools. Students in Decatur, Hartselle, and Morgan County schools consistently score above the state and national average on national achievement tests and local graduates receive scholarships from colleges and universities around the nation.
Industries in Morgan County can rely on a strong educational foundation that produces a well-trained workforce and provides outstanding educational opportunities for all. By creating partnerships between local industry and the secondary education systems, business within Morgan County directly impacts the workforce of the future.
Some programs include:
- Partners in Education
- A+ College Ready Program
- Robotics Teams
- Japanese Homestay Program
- Wetlands Edge Environmental Learning Center
- Workforce Expo
- Endless Opportunities
- Teachers on Tour
- Austin High School STEM Academy