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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 65 top blue ribbon public schools in Kentucky, serving 31,122 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Top Kentucky Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2020)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Auburn Auburn Elementary School
    221 College St
    Auburn, KY 42206
    (270)542-4181

    739 students
    Year: 2013
  • Louisville Barret Traditional Middle School
    2561 Grinstead Drive
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502)485-8207

    645 students
    Year: 2019
  • Ft Mitchell Beechwood Elementary School
    54 Beechwood Rd
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)331-1220

    725 students
    Year: 2015
  • Ft Mitchell Beechwood High School
    54 Beechwood Rd
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)331-1220

    653 students
    Year: 2013
  • Brodhead Brodhead Elementary School
    27 School Street
    Brodhead, KY 40409
    (606)758-8512

    390 students
    Year: 2005
  • London Bush Elementary School
    1832 E Laurel Rd
    London, KY 40741
    (606)862-4618

    506 students
    Year: 2015
  • Benton Central Elementary School
    115 Jim Goheen Road
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)527-0796

    536 students
    Year: 2014
  • Paintsville Central Elementary School
    1715 Euclid Ave
    Paintsville, KY 41240
    (606)789-2541

    444 students
    Year: 2004
  • Lexington Dixie Elementary Magnet School
    1940 Eastland Pkwy
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859)381-3116

    574 students
    Year: 2010
  • Newport Donald E. Cline Elementary School
    5586 E Alexandria Dr
    Newport, KY 41076
    (859)781-4544

    375 students
    Year: 2010
  • Henderson East Heights Elementary School
    1776 Adams Ln
    Henderson, KY 42420
    (270)831-5070

    569 students
    Year: 2009
  • West Liberty East Valley Elementary School
    7585 Hwy 172
    West Liberty, KY 41472
    (606)522-8152

    149 students
    Year: 2019
  • Ezel Ezel Elementary School
    31 Walnut Street, Rt 460
    Ezel, KY 41425
    (606)725-8202

    144 students
    Year: 2010, 2017
  • Louisville Field Elementary School
    120 Sacred Heart Ln
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502)485-8252

    409 students
    Year: 2006
  • Gamaliel Gamaliel Elementary School
    320 E Main St
    Gamaliel, KY 42140
    (270)457-2341

    247 students
    Year: 2011
  • Lexington Glendover Elementary School
    710 Glendover Rd
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859)381-3403

    580 students
    Year: 2013
  • Mayfield Graves County Central Elementary School
    2262 State Rt 121 N
    Mayfield, KY 42066
    (270)328-4901

    501 students
    Year: 2017
  • Union Gray Middle School
    10400 Us 42
    Union, KY 41091
    (859)384-5333

    1062 students
    Year: 2016
  • Louisville Greathouse Shryock Traditional
    2700 Browns Ln
    Louisville, KY 40220
    (502)485-8259

    611 students
    Year: 2007
  • Ashland Hager Elementary School
    1600 Blackburn Ave
    Ashland, KY 41101
    (606)327-2731

    336 students
    Year: 2009
  • Hanson Hanson Elementary School
    121 Veterans Drive
    Hanson, KY 42413
    (270)825-6158

    551 students
    Year: 2006
  • Fort Thomas Highlands High School
    2400 Memorial Pkwy
    Fort Thomas, KY 41075
    (859)781-5900

    1000 students
    Year: 2007
  • Versailles Huntertown Elementary School
    120 Woodburn Hall Drive
    Versailles, KY 40383
    (859)879-4680

    456 students
    Year: 2018
  • Fort Thomas Johnson Elementary School
    1180 N Ft Thomas Ave
    Fort Thomas, KY 41075
    (859)441-2444

    453 students
    Year: 2014
  • London Johnson Elementary School
    1781 Mcwhorter Rd
    London, KY 40741
    (606)862-4664

    286 students
    Year: 2016
  • Fort Knox Kingsolver Elementary School Magnet School
    427 3rd Ave Bldg 1488
    Fort Knox, KY 40121
    (571)372-0590

    n/a students
    Year: 2013
  • Bowling Green Lost River Elementary School
    450 Modern Way
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270)746-0334

    811 students
    Year: 2005
  • Sacramento Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School
    640 Main St
    Sacramento, KY 42372
    (270)736-2343

    117 students
    Year: 2004
  • Williamstown Mason-corinth Elementary School
    225 Heekin Rd.
    Williamstown, KY 41097
    (859)824-9510

    348 students
    Year: 2006
  • Martin May Valley Elementary School
    481 Stephens Br
    Martin, KY 41649
    (606)285-0883

    392 students
    Year: 2008
  • Morgantown Morgantown Elementary School
    210 Cemetery Street
    Morgantown, KY 42261
    (270)526-3361

    657 students
    Year: 2004
  • Fort Thomas Moyer Elementary School
    219 Highland Ave
    Fort Thomas, KY 41075
    (859)441-1180

    517 students
    Year: 2009, 2016
  • Murray Murray Elementary School
    111 Broach Ave
    Murray, KY 42071
    (270)753-5022

    545 students
    Year: 2019
  • Murray Murray High School
    501 Doran Rd
    Murray, KY 42071
    (270)753-5202

    454 students
    Year: 2015
  • Louisville Norton Elementary School
    8101 Brownsboro Road
    Louisville, KY 40241
    (502)485-8308

    733 students
    Year: 2017
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