Jackson is part of Jackson County Central Schools (Independent School District 2895).
There is one each elementary, middle, and senior high schools which serve roughly 1,050 students. The teacher/pupil ratio at all three schools is 15:1, and 85% of the students go on to attend post-secondary educational facilities compared to a statewide average of 65%.
Riverside Elementary School
820 Park Street Jackson, MN 56143
Jackson County Central Middle School
205 4th Avenue North Lakefield, MN 56150
Jackson County Central High School
1128 North Highway Jackson, MN 56143
Minnesota West Technical College also has a campus in the City of Jackson.
Minnesota West Community and Technical College
401 West Street Jackson, MN 56143