The City of Heflin is home to Cleburne County School District. Within the school district there are four elementary schools, one middle school, and two high schools. Total enrollment is for K-12 is approximately 2,600. Cleburne County is also home to one career technical school that boasts numerous area industry partners.
The Cleburne County School District is home to some of the state’s best educational opportunities for students. AL.com recently published a ranking of top performing school systems in the state of Alabama. Cleburne County School System was the top performing County system in the state.