Jõgeva shared the wisdom of education already in the end of 19th century. First school was established in 1928, where they taught 1st-6th grade students until the end of World War II. In 1945, a high school was formed in Jõgeva influenced by the fast growth of the towns' children. Other schools formed one by one (years: 1952, 1971, 1984). From 2013, Jõgeva has one specific county school named Jõgeva County Gymnasium. In Jõgeva, there are also a primary school and a school for grown-ups who desire to finish their education but have not done it yet. Jõgeva has two kindergartens, smallest kindergarten named Karikakar got itself a new building in 2013. Town also has a music school and an art school.