Halstead is served by Unified School District 440.
Grades Kindergarten through 3 are located in the neighboring community of Bentley, 8 miles south of Halstead.
Grades 4 through 12 have attendance centers located in Halstead.
High School Class & League
Halstead High School is in the class "3A" category and competes in the Central Kansas League.
Kansas Learning Center for Health
Halstead is home to the well-known and highly-respected Kansas Learning Center for Health, formerly known as the Kansas Health Museum, which features Valeda, the talking glass lady. It is located at 6th and Main. For more information, call the Learning Center at 316-835-2662.