The City of Eureka is located within the award-winning Rockwood School District. The Rockwood School District has been awarded the "Distinction in Performance" award by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and a "Gold Medal" rating from Expansion Management Magazine. Eureka is also home to two private elementary schools and many preschools and moms day out programs.
In addition to the outstanding local elementary, middle and high schools, Eureka is within easy driving distance of many technical schools, two-year and four-year colleges and universities. Eureka is uniquely situated to take advantage of local community colleges located in the Tri-County area (St. Louis, Franklin and Jefferson Counties).