Top 10 Best Hopkins County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 6,983 students in Hopkins County, KY (there are 2 private schools, serving 221 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Hopkins County, KY are educated in public schools (compared to the KY state average of 91%).
The top ranked public schools in Hopkins County, KY are Pride Elementary School, Earlington Elementary School and West Broadway Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hopkins County, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Hopkins County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 26% (majority Black).

Best Hopkins County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pride Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
861 Pride Ave
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6030
Grades: PK-5
| 435 students
Rank: #22.
Earlington Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1967 Championship Dr
Earlington, KY 42410
(270) 825-6154
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #33.
West Broadway Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
127 W Broadway
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6036
Grades: PK-5
| 356 students
Rank: #44.
James Madison Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
510 Brown Rd
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6160
Grades: 6-8
| 521 students
Rank: #55.
Southside Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9220 Hopkinsville Rd
Nortonville, KY 42442
(270) 825-6143
Grades: PK-5
| 364 students
Rank: #66.
Hanson Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
121 Veterans Drive
Hanson, KY 42413
(270) 825-6158
Grades: PK-5
| 461 students
Rank: #77.
Madisonville North Hopkins High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4515 Hanson Rd
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6017
Grades: 9-12
| 1,184 students
Rank: #88.
South Hopkins Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9140 Hopkinsville Rd
Nortonville, KY 42442
(270) 825-6125
Grades: 6-8
| 415 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Dawson Springs Jr/sr High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
317 Eli St
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
(270) 797-2957
Grades: 7-12
| 247 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Hopkins County Central High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6625 Hopkinsville Rd
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6133
Grades: 9-12
| 760 students
Rank: #1111.
Browning Springs Middle School
Math: 18% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
357 W Arch St
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6006
Grades: 6-8
| 538 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Jesse Stuart Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1710 Anton Rd
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6033
Grades: PK-5
| 348 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
West Hopkins School
Math: 17% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2695 Rabbit Ridge Rd
Nebo, KY 42441
(270) 825-6130
Grades: PK-8
| 348 students
Rank: #1414.
Dawson Springs Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
317 Eli St
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
(270) 797-2991
Grades: PK-6
| 309 students
Rank: #1515.
Grapevine Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 Hayes Ave.
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6012
Grades: PK-5
| 358 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dsisd Virtual Academy
Alternative School
317 Eli Street
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
(270) 797-3811
Grades: PK-12
| 1 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hopkins Co Career & Technology Center
Vocational School
1775 Patriot Drive
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-8998
Grades: 9-12
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hopkins County Day Treatment
Alternative School
110 Sugg Street
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-6059
Grades: 6-12
| 11 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hopkins County Schools Academy
Alternative School
6625 Hopkinsville Road
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 825-8998
Grades: 6-12
| 47 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kentucky Tech - Madisonville Reg Tech Ct
Vocational School
150 School Avenue
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 824-7544
Grades: Inquire with school
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Madisonville Health Technology Center
Vocational School
750 North Laffoon Street
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 824-7552
Grades: Inquire with school
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Madisonville Technical College
Vocational School
750 North Laffoon Street
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 824-7552
Grades: Inquire with school
| 0 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Hopkins County, KY

Hopkins County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
317 Eli St
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
(270) 797-2991
Grades: 5-8
| 212 students
317 Eli Street
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
(270) 797-3811
Grades: PK
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Hopkins County, KY?
The top ranked public schools in Hopkins County, KY include Pride Elementary School, Earlington Elementary School and West Broadway Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Hopkins County, KY?
22 public schools are located in Hopkins County, KY.
What percentage of students in Hopkins County, KY go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in Hopkins County, KY are educated in public schools (compared to the KY state average of 91%).
What is the racial composition of students in Hopkins County, KY?
Hopkins County, KY public schools minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public schools average of 26% (majority Black).

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