The St. Charles Parish Public School System consists of nine elementary schools, four middle schools and six centers. There are three private schools in St. Charles Parish that provide excellent alternatives for students not attending public schools.
Colleges and Universities
There are many colleges and universities located within a few hours of St. Charles Parish, some of which are in the metropolitan area.
Vocational and Technical Schools
The Associated Builders and Contractors Inc., New Orleans/Bayou Chapter (ABC) is a national management association for the construction industry which actively promotes the merit shop form of construction. Merit Shop is a way of doing business in which companies reward employees based on performance and encourage them to reach their highest level of achievement, and in which contracts are awarded based on safety, quality and value, regardless of labor affiliation.