Jamul is served by the Jamul-Dulzura Union School District which encompasses 163 square miles of semi-rural rolling hills in eastern San Diego County. The district serves approximately1100 students in three traditional schools: Jamul Primary School (K-3), Jamul Intermediate School (4-5), and Oak Grove Middle School (6-8). The Greater San Diego Academy Home School serves an additional 370 students. The district is one of the finest school districts not only in San Diego County but the State of California, having received awards for California Distinguished Schools at all three schools as well as the Blue Ribbon Award at Oak Grove Middle School. The area has a high commitment to quality education shown in the strong involvement of parents in the schools.