Top 10 Best Henderson Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 6,204 students in Henderson, KY. Henderson has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Henderson, KY are Henderson County South Middle School, Niagara Elementary School and East Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Henderson, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Henderson have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 25% (majority Black).

Best Henderson, KY Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Henderson County South Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
800 S Alves St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5050
Grades: 6-8
| 826 students
Rank: #22.
Niagara Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13043 Hwy 136 E
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5142
Grades: K-5
| 265 students
Rank: #33.
East Heights Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1776 Adams Ln
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5070
Grades: K-5
| 391 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Cairo Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10694 Hwy 41-a
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 533-1286
Grades: K-5
| 248 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
315 Jackson St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5090
Grades: K-5
| 319 students
Rank: #66.
Henderson County North Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1707 Second St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5060
Grades: 6-8
| 859 students
Rank: #77.
Bend Gate Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
920 Bend Gate Rd
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5040
Grades: K-5
| 411 students
Rank: #88.
South Heights Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
1199 Madison St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5081
Grades: K-5
| 422 students
Rank: #99.
Henderson County High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2424 Zion Rd
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-8800
Grades: 9-12
| 2,052 students
Rank: #1010.
The Central Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
851 Center Street
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5100
Grades: K-12
| 143 students
Rank: n/an/a
631 N. Green Street
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 854-0140
Grades: PK
| 268 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Henderson, Kentucky

Henderson, Kentucky Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
851 Center St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5100
Grades: 6-12
| 161 students
851 Center St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5100
Grades: 6-12
| 146 students
1715 Second St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5105
Grades: 9-12
| 43 students
2440 Zion Rd
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 827-3810
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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