Education and Museums


Cumberland Elementary School
Address: 322 Golf Course Rd.
Cumberland, Ky 40823
Web Address:
ADA Accessible



Eastern Kentucky Coal Consultants
Mailing Address: 146 College Rd.
Cumberland, KY 40823
Physical Address: 1306 East Main Street
Cumberland, KY 40823
Phone: (606)589-5552
Web Address:
Days and Hours: Monday � Friday 8:00am-5:30pm
Owner: Jerry Gilliam



Harlan County High School
Address: 4000 N US Hwy 119
Baxter, KY 40806
Phone: (606)574-2020
Web Address:
Principal: Bob Howard
ADA Accessible


KCEOC - Headstart
Address: 119 Central St. P.O. Box 490
Cumberland, KY 40823
Phone: (606)589-5522


Kentcky Coal Academy
Kentucky Coal Academy Administrative Office
2780 Research Park Drive
Lexington, Ky 40511
Dr. Bill Higginbotham
Executive Director
Jennifer McDaniels
Public Relations Specialist
(606) 589-3138 (Southeast Office)
Albert Kelty
Program Director
Web Address:
4 Locations:
Southeast Community and Technical College
Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Hazard Community and Technical College
Madisonville Community and Technical College



Kentucky Coal Museum
Address: P.O. Box A
Benham, KY 40807
Phone: (606)848-1530
Fax: (606)848-1546
Days & Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. � 5:00 p.m.
ADA Accessible
Opened in 1994.The museum is located in the 3 story former International Harvester commissary in Benham. Exhibits include historic mining tools and equipment, home and town displays, a mock coal mine, photography collections, and natural history items. Also exhibited are items relating to local history and Loretta Lynn.




Pine Mountain Settlement School
Address: 36 Hwy 510
Pine Mountain, KY 40810
Phone: (606)558-3571
Pine Mountain Settlement School is located in the mountains of Appalachia in Southeastern Kentucky. It was an early source of education for the mountain youth of the area, offering a hands-on approach to education that continues to be a model for today's schools.
The school's programs have evolved to meet the changing needs of the community and region. Today's programs include environmental education and basic educational support for students in local schools. The richness of Pine Mountain Settlement School's campus and its history is a source for multiple other enrichment programs for the local community and beyond.




Tri-City Boys and Girls Club
Phone: (606)573-0906 or (606)894-0036
Days and Hours: Monday-Friday 2:00pm-6:00pm
Tween only Hours (ages 10-14) Tuesday 6:00 pm to 8:00pm
Contacts: Kateena Haynes or Abby Cavins
After School Activities for Children 6-18. Field Trips, Dance parties, drug prevention programs, etc. A safe place for kids to go after school. Homework help, hot meals, fun things to do, trips, and much more.




Rebecca Caudill Public Library
Address: 310 West Main Street
Cumberland, KY 40823
Phone: (606)589-2336
Fax: (606)589-2336
Web Address:
Days and Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri � 8:00am-5:00pm; Thurs � 11:00am � 7:00 pm;
Sat � 9:00am - 2:00pm
ADA Accessible
The Library opened in 1965. At the Public Library you may borrow books, movies, music, and magazines. You may use computers, make copies, and fax documents.



Southeast Community and Technical College
Address: 700 College Rd.
Cumberland, KY 40823
Phone: (606)589-2145 or toll free 888-274-7322
Fax: (606) 589-3175
Web Address:
ADA Accessible
Harlan Campus :
Harlan, KY 40831
Middlesboro Campus:
1300 Chichester Ave.
Middlesboro, KY 40965
Pineville Campus:
3300 South Hwy 25E
Pineville, KY 40977
Whitesburg Campus :
2 Long Ave.
Whitesburg, KY 4185



KCEOC Headstart

Phone: 606)589-5522
Address: 119 Central St, Cumberland, Ky 40823 PoBox 490