Georgetown is a community that places a high value on education. Georgetown ISD is a Texas Education Agency “Recognized” school district that serves a diverse population of Williamson County students from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade including: 10,400 students, 10 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 2 high schools, and 2 alternative disciplinary program campuses.
Those seeking an alternative to public school can choose from:
*Community Montessori School
*Grace Academy of Georgetown
*Grace Episcopal School
*St. Helen’s Catholic School
Round Rock Christian Academy and Zion Lutheran School are also nearby.
Georgetown is home to Southwestern University, Texas’ oldest liberal arts institution. This highly selective college is affiliated with the Methodist Church. Their 1,400 students have a passion for intellectual and personal growth; enjoy small classes and numerous collaborative undergraduate research opportunities. Living-Learning Communities and the Paideia Program offer exceptional opportunities to fully integrate one’s experiences in and out of the classroom.
In addition to Southwestern University, National American University recently opened a Georgetown campus. NAU offers evening and online classes for Associate and Bachelor degree programs. College students also have the option to attend classes at Texas State University’s Round Rock Campus or at Austin Community College’s Round Rock Campus.