Hart County Schools represent over 2,300 students pre-K through grade 12. The district has five elementary schools located throughout the county: Bonnieville Elementary, Cub Run Elementary, LeGrande Elementary, Memorial Elementary and Munfordville Elementary. Hart County High School in Munfordville is the only high school for the school district.
Caverna Independent School System operates 3 schools within the Hart and Barren County area. Caverna Middle School (6th - 8th grade) and High School (9th - 12th grade) located in Horse Cave, KY share the same building and is composed of 400 students. The Caverna Elementary School located in Cave City, KY serves 400 students in preschool through 5th grade.
The new Hart County High School is currently being constructed and the new facility is scheduled to open by the end of 2018.
The county has secured a grant to help fund the Green River College and Career Academy to be built on the grounds of the new Hart County High School. The new facility is expected to be opened by the end of 2018 and will feature dual credit classes for students (of both Hart County and Caverna school districts) during the day and adult education classes in the evening. The courses offered will center around Advanced Manufacturing, Healthcare, Information Technology and transportation/Logistics.