The Hermitage R-IV Elementary School offers education to students in grades kindergarten through six. The school also organizes various preschool, after-school and adult education programs. It is a part of the Hermitage R-IV School District. The school operates an early learning center, which offers day care services to infants and children up to 4 years of age. It organizes an alternate school that trains adults to earn a high school diploma. It also operates the Wentworth Junior College that offers associate degrees to adults who have earned their high school diplomas. Additionally, the school provides after-school programs that include homework assistance, recreational activities and snacks. The school is located in Hermitage, Mo.