Elementary and Secondary Education

Henry County has nine Community Unit School Districts and twenty four total schools.  The School Report Cards for districts and schools in Henry County show a vibrant education system.

Alwood School District 225
301 E. Fifth Street
Woodhull, IL 61490

Annawan School District 226
501 West South Street
Annawan, IL 61234

Cambridge School District 227
300 S. West Street
Cambridge, IL 61238

Colona School District 190
700 1st Street
Colona, IL 61241

Galva School District 224
224 Morgan Road
Galva, IL 61434

Geneseo School District 228
638 N Chicago Street
Geneseo, IL 61254

Kewanee School District 229
210 Lyle Street
Kewanee, IL 61443

Orion School District 223
1002 11th Avenue
Orion, IL 61273

Wethersfield School District 230
439 Willard Street
Kewanee, IL 61443

Higher Education

Black Hawk College

Black Hawk College is a comprehensive community college serving 12,000 students in Henry, Rock Island, Stark, Mercer, Whiteside, Bureau, Marshall, Knox and Henderson Counties at two campuses in Moline, Illinois and the East Campus 5 miles south of Kewanee.

The college offers an array of degree programs leading to Associates of Arts, Associates of Science and certificate programs. Widely recognized programs include Agriculture, Business Management, Computer & Information Systems, Equestrian Science, Engineering, Health Care, Manufacturing, Sustainable Energy and Warehouse & Distribution Specialties.

The Black Hawk College East Campus serves 1,000 students and is nationally and internationally renowned for its Agriculture and Equestrian programs.

As a community college, Black Hawk excels at offering vocational and customized training resources to area businesses. Through its Small Business Development Center, an array of business counseling, research and support services are available. The center also operates the Black Hawk College SBDC International Trade Center and the Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center at Black Hawk College that helps companies research, apply for and secure government contracts.


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