Chilton County Schools (including JES, JMS and JHS):
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jemison:
- UNIVERSITY OF MONTEVALLO (about 14 miles; MONTEVALLO, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,651)
- SAMFORD UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
- JEFFERSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 41 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; FT enrollment: 3,279)
- UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM (about 42 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; FT enrollment: 12,178)
- COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE AIR FORCE (about 47 miles; MONTGOMERY, AL; FT enrollment: 126,963)
- SHELTON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; TUSCALOOSA, AL; FT enrollment: 3,635)
- FAULKNER UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; MONTGOMERY, AL; FT enrollment: 2,283)
Public high school in Jemison:
- JEMISON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 554; Location: 25195 HWY 31 Jemison, Alabama 35085; Grades: 9-12)
Grades 8-12 are conducted at the Jemison High School facility. The current Principal is Allen Wilson and the Assistant Principal is Diane Calloway.
Public elementary/middle schools in Jemison:
- JEMISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 891; Location: 1495 COUNTY ROAD 44; Grades: K-4)
There are about 950 students enrolled. It ranks scholastically among the best of Alabama’s schools. In late 2006, the test scores at Jemison Elementary outperformed all but one school in Alabama.
- JEMISON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 663; Location: 25125 US HIGHWAY 31; Grades: 5-8)
Grades 5-7 are conducted at this facility. Grade 8 is conducted in the High School building. The current Principal is Mark Knight and the Assistant Principal is David Seale.
Private school in Jemison:
- CHILTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 191; Location: 23240 US HWY 31 in the Victory Baptist Church building complex; Grades: PK – 12)
Preschool in Chilton County:
- CHILDREN’S CORNER LEARNING CENTER (Location: 1401 4th Avenue North, Clanton, AL 35045)