The education system in Tynedale is a three-tier system, and with Prudhoe being a town, it has first, middle, and high schools.

Highfield Middle School

Prudhoe has one middle school, Highfield Middle School. Located towards the top end of the town, this school educates children in years 5 to 8 (ages 9 to 13).

Prudhoe Community High School

Having recently move into a new building, Prudhoe Community High School (PCHS), teaches years 9 through to 13 (ages 14 to 18).