Top 10 Best Barren County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 7,958 students in Barren County, KY. Barren County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Barren County, KY are Temple Hill Elementary School, Austin Tracy Elementary School and Glasgow Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Barren County, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Barren County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Best Barren County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Temple Hill Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8788 Tompkinsville Rd
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 427-2611
Grades: PK-6
| 298 students
Rank: #22.
Austin Tracy Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2477 Austin Tracy Rd
Lucas, KY 42156
(270) 646-2236
Grades: PK-6
| 243 students
Rank: #33.
Glasgow Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
105 Scottie Dr
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-2256
Grades: 6-8
| 480 students
Rank: #44.
Eastern Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4601 New Salem Rd
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 678-2722
Grades: PK-6
| 394 students
Rank: #55.
Bavel
Alternative School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
113 West Public Square
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 670-3301
Grades: 6-12
| 236 students
Rank: #66.
Red Cross Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
215 Parkview Dr
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 659-2400
Grades: PK-6
| 688 students
Rank: #77.
North Jackson Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2002 North Jackson Highway
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 629-2300
Grades: PK-6
| 561 students
Rank: #88.
Barren County Middle School
Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
555 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-4909
Grades: 7-8
| 756 students
Rank: #99.
Hiseville Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
149 Cardinal Blvd
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 453-2611
Grades: PK-6
| 264 students
Rank: #1010.
South Green Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 James T Rogers Dr
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-3806
Grades: PK-5
| 535 students
Rank: #1111.
Glasgow High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1601 Columbia Ave
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-8801
Grades: 9-12
| 630 students
Rank: #1212.
Success Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1601 Columbia Ave
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-8801
Grades: 9-12
| 38 students
Rank: #1313.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
164 Scottie Drive
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 659-0432
Grades: PK-5
| 679 students
Rank: #1414.
Park City Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
45 Indian Mill Rd
Park City, KY 42160
(270) 749-5665
Grades: PK-6
| 433 students
Rank: #1515.
Barren County High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
507 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-6315
Grades: 9-12
| 1,291 students
Rank: #1616.
Caverna Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1106 N Dixie Hwy
Cave City, KY 42127
(270) 773-3671
Grades: PK-5
| 358 students
Rank: #1717.
College Street Campus
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
304 E College Street
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 629-6554
Grades: 6-12
| 62 students
Barren County Area Technology Center
Vocational School
491 Trojan Tr
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-2196
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Bowling Green Technical - Glasgow
Vocational School
129 State Avenue
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-5673
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
629 West cherry street
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-3804
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Happy Valley Learning Center
Alternative School
629 W Cherry St
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-3804
Grades: 6-12
| 12 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Barren County, KY

Barren County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
317 Columbia Ave
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-3926
Grades: K-5
| 222 students
692 W Cherry St
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-3804
Grades: K-5
| 231 students

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