Top 10 Best Barren County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 20 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, North Jackson 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 47%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (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).

Top Barren County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Temple Hill Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8788 Tompkinsville Rd
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 427-2611

    Grades: PK-6 | 298 students
  • Rank: #22.
    North Jackson Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2002 North Jackson Highway
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 629-2300

    Grades: PK-6 | 561 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Glasgow Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    105 Scottie Dr
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-2256

    Grades: 6-8 | 480 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Hiseville Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    149 Cardinal Blvd
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 453-2611

    Grades: PK-6 | 264 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bavel Alternative School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    113 West Public Square
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 670-3301

    Grades: 6-12 | 236 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Eastern Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4601 New Salem Rd
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 678-2722

    Grades: PK-6 | 394 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Red Cross Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    215 Parkview Dr
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 659-2400

    Grades: PK-6 | 688 students
  • Rank: #88.
    South Green Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    300 James T Rogers Dr
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-3806

    Grades: PK-5 | 535 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Austin Tracy Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2477 Austin Tracy Rd
    Lucas, KY 42156
    (270) 646-2236

    Grades: PK-6 | 243 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Glasgow High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1601 Columbia Ave
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-8801

    Grades: 9-12 | 630 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Barren County Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    555 Trojan Trail
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-4909

    Grades: 7-8 | 756 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.
    Barren County High School Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    507 Trojan Trail
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-6315

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,291 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Highland Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    164 Scottie Drive
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 659-0432

    Grades: PK-5 | 679 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Park City Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45 Indian Mill Rd
    Park City, KY 42160
    (270) 749-5665

    Grades: PK-6 | 433 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Caverna Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    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: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    304 E College Street
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 629-6554

    Grades: 6-12 | 62 students
  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Barren County Area Technology Center Vocational School
    491 Trojan Tr
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-2196

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Bowling Green Technical - Glasgow Vocational School
    129 State Avenue
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-5673

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Happy Valley Learning Center Alternative School
    629 W Cherry St
    Glasgow, KY 42141
    (270) 651-3804

    Grades: 6-12 | 12 students
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