Education plays a vital role in Doniphan County. The communities strong elementary and secondary schools prepare children for the future. Doniphan County experienced positive educational outcomes among its young people. The high school graduation increased slightly this year and ranks well above the state rate. This county also experienced an increase in the percentage of its high school graduates and obtained post secondary education or training. In addition, Highland Community College and nearby public/private universities, colleges and vo-technical schools train employees of local businesses to become more productive and to advance on their career paths.
Families with working parents benefit from the available public /private day care services in Doniphan County. Local facilities provide educational classes and activities for preschool-aged children, as well as offering day care for kindergarten and elementary students. Summer programs are also available.
Elementary and Secondary Schools
Doniphan County is served by three school districts.