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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools in Covington, KY, serving 4,524 students. Covington has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Covington, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Covington have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Covington, KY are Glenn O Swing Elementary School, Ft Wright Elementary School and Mary A. Goetz Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Top Covington, KY Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Glenn O Swing Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    501 W 19th St
    Covington, KY 41014
    (859) 292-5821

    Grades: K-5 | 498 students
  • Ft Wright Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    501 Farrell Dr
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 331-7742

    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
  • Mary A. Goetz Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    512 Oak St
    Covington, KY 41016
    (859) 261-2100

    Grades: PK-6 | 471 students
  • John G Carlisle Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    910 Holman St
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 292-5812

    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
  • Ludlow High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    515 Elm St
    Covington, KY 41016
    (859) 261-8211

    Grades: 7-12 | 361 students
  • Sixth District Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    19th And Maryland
    Covington, KY 41014
    (859) 292-5819

    Grades: K-5 | 409 students
  • Holmes Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2500 Madison Avenue
    Covington, KY 41014
    (859) 655-9545

    Grades: 6-8 | 756 students
  • Holmes High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    25th And Madison Ave
    Covington, KY 41014
    (859) 655-9545

    Grades: 9-12 | 807 students
  • Transformational Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Home Road
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 581-7512

    Grades: K-12 | 58 students
  • Biggs Early Childhood Education Center
    1124 Scott Blvd
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 292-5895

    Grades: PK | 373 students
  • Chapman Vocational Education Center Vocational School
    25th And Madison Streets
    Covington, KY 41014
    (859) 291-5911

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Covington Adult High School Alternative School
    212 Levassor Drive
    Covington, KY 41014
    (859) 292-5864

    Grades: 9-12 | 8 students
  • Northern Kentucky Technical Vocational School
    1025 Amsterdam Road
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 292-3931

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Northern Ky Technical College Vocational School
    1025 Amsterdam Road
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 282-3930

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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