Top 10 Best Hardin County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 32 public schools serving 16,530 students in Hardin County, KY. Hardin County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Hardin County, KY are Howevalley Elementary School, Lincoln Trail Elementary School and East Hardin Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hardin County, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Hardin County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Best Hardin County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Howevalley Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8450 Hardinsburg Rd
Cecilia, KY 42724
(270) 862-3287
Grades: PK-5
| 301 students
Rank: #22.
Lincoln Trail Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3154 Bardstown Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 737-7227
Grades: PK-5
| 490 students
Rank: #33.
East Hardin Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
129 College St
Glendale, KY 42740
(270) 369-7370
Grades: 6-8
| 817 students
Rank: #44.
Vine Grove Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
309 First St
Vine Grove, KY 40175
(270) 877-5410
Grades: 1-5
| 496 students
Rank: #55.
Talton K Stone Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
323 Morningside Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-6343
Grades: 6-8
| 574 students
Rank: #66.
Morningside Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
313 Morningside Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-3359
Grades: 1-5
| 435 students
Rank: #77.
Elizabethtown High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
620 N Mulberry St
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-3381
Grades: 9-12
| 762 students
Rank: #88.
Lakewood Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
265 Learning Place Ln
Cecilia, KY 42724
(270) 862-4516
Grades: PK-5
| 536 students
Rank: #99.
G C Burkhead Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1323 St. John Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-5983
Grades: PK-5
| 775 students
Rank: #1010.
James T Alton Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Country Club Rd
Vine Grove, KY 40175
(270) 877-2135
Grades: 6-8
| 654 students
Rank: #1111.
Rineyville Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
275 Rineyville School Rd
Rineyville, KY 40162
(270) 737-7371
Grades: PK-5
| 615 students
Rank: #1212.
West Hardin Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10471 Leitchfield Rd
Cecilia, KY 42724
(270) 862-3924
Grades: 6-8
| 555 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Crossroads Treatment Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
854 Tunnel Hill Church Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 360-0428
Grades: 7-12
| 11 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Hardin County Day Treatment Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
643 Westport Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-8800
Grades: 6-12
| 17 students
Rank: #1515.
New Highland Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
110 W A Jenkins Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 737-6612
Grades: PK-5
| 482 students
Rank: #1616.
Creekside Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
151 Horseshoe Bend Rd
Sonora, KY 42776
(270) 369-8460
Grades: PK-5
| 452 students
Rank: #1717.
Helmwood Heights Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
307 Cardinal Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-1328
Grades: 1-5
| 415 students
Rank: #1818.
Central Hardin High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3040 Leitchfield Rd
Cecilia, KY 42724
(270) 737-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,893 students
Rank: #1919.
John Hardin High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
384 W A Jenkins Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-8906
Grades: 9-12
| 855 students
Rank: #2020.
Bluegrass Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
170 W A Jenkins Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-2658
Grades: 6-8
| 550 students
Rank: #2121.
North Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Trojan Way
Radcliff, KY 40160
(270) 352-3340
Grades: 6-8
| 652 students
Rank: #2222.
North Hardin High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S Logsdon Parkway
Radcliff, KY 40160
(270) 351-3167
Grades: 9-12
| 1,581 students
Rank: #2323.
Meadow View Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1255 West Vine St
Radcliff, KY 40160
(270) 352-0500
Grades: 1-5
| 500 students
Rank: #2424.
Woodland Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6000 S Woodland Dr
Radcliff, KY 40160
(270) 352-5828
Grades: 1-5
| 555 students
Rank: #2525.
Radcliff Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1145 S. Dixie Blvd
Radcliff, KY 40160
(270) 352-3350
Grades: 1-5
| 471 students
Rank: #2626.
College View Campus
Alternative School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
521 Charlemagne Blvd.
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 234-5732
Grades: 3-12
| 180 students
Early College And Career Center
Vocational School
200 University Drive
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-7930
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Glen Dale Center
Alternative School
1030 Commerce Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 506-1215
Grades: 7-12
| 9 students
Lincoln Trail Behavioral Health Systems
Alternative School
3909 S. Wilson Road
Radcliff, KY 40160
(270) 351-9444
Grades: 1-12
| 25 students
1080 S. Logsdon Parkway
Radcliff, KY 40160
(270) 351-4464
Grades: PK-K
| 631 students
Panther Academy
634 N. Mulberry St.
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-3007
Grades: PK-K
| 215 students
Spectrum Care Academy
Alternative School
461 Fowler Lane
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 234-0591
Grades: 3-9
| 7 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Hardin County, KY

Hardin County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
400 Brown St
Vine Grove, KY 40175
(270) 877-2100
Grades: 6-12
| 108 students
505 University Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 766-5133
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
266 Maine Street, Bldg 7501
Fort Knox, KY 40121
(502) 624-6171
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
820 New Glendale Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42702
(270) 766-5053
Grades: 6-12
| 28 students
427 3rd Ave Bldg 1488
Fort Knox, KY 40121
(571) 372-0590
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
820 New Glendale Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 766-5280
Grades: 4-12
| 15 students
New Glendale Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42702
(270) 766-5043
Grades: 6-12
| 24 students
65 West A. Jenkins
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-8800
Grades: 6-12
| 26 students
365 White Mills Rd
White Mills, KY 42788
(270) 369-7848
Grades: PK-5
| 364 students
128 Mccracken Street, Bldg 772
Fort Knox, KY 40121
(502) 624-5650
Grades: 1-6
| n/a students
114 S Mulberry St
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-8800
Grades: 9-12
| 51 students
4400 Mark Center Dr
Fort Knox, KY 40121
(502) 624-7449
Grades: PK-3
| n/a students
266 Mississippi Street, Bldg 7
Fort Knox, KY 40121
(502) 624-2236
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
304 College St
Upton, KY 42784
(270) 369-8600
Grades: PK-5
| 105 students
120 Folger Street, Bldg 5550
Fort Knox, KY 40121
(502) 624-5854
Grades: PK-5
| 641 students
209 North 13th
West Point, KY 40177
(502) 922-4797
Grades: PK-8
| 121 students

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