The Transportation Department is managed by Hardee County Schools, which is an educational district. The department offers transportation solutions for educational, extracurricular and recreational trips. It also provides services for after-school programs. The district manages elementary and junior and senior high schools. Hardee County Schools facilities offer opportunities to participate in a variety of athletic activities, such as soccer, golf, baseball, and basketball. The district s schools provide classes in math, foreign language, reading, science and social studies. Its schools operate student councils and key clubs. The district s schools offer guidance counseling and food services, as well as programs in band and chorus.