The Toombs County School System has a long history of providing quality education for the students of Toombs County. Pictured at right is a school bell used in the school system during the early 40's to signal the beginning and ending of the school day.
The Toombs County School System has an active enrollment of approximately 3,085 students, PK-12. The system is composed of five schools: Toombs County High School, Toombs County Middle School, Lyons Upper Elementary School, Toombs Central Elementary School and Lyons Primary School. Also, two satellite centers contribute to the system. These centers are the Toombs County Alternative School and The Toombs County Cedarwood GNETS Center.
Southeastern Technical College and the Southeastern Youth Apprenticeship Consortium work collaboratively with the Toombs County School System in our Tech-Prep Program. A certified staff of 248 and a non-certified staff of 210 make up the 458 employees who contribute to making the Toombs County School System one of the state's leading school systems.