The education department in Somers is run by the Board of Education and is led by a school superintendent. There are nine board of education members, plus the superintendent. The board and the superintendent are charged with making decisions for the school district and making sure everything goes smoothly. There are three schools—Somers Elementary, Mabelle B. Avery Middle School and Somers High School—in town. All are on a 115-acre campus that also includes the town's public library and is near the main recreation complex in town. There are approximately 1,650 students enrolled in the district.