Top 5 Best Jackson Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 1,776 students in Jackson, KY. Jackson has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Jackson, KY are Jackson City School, Breathitt Regional Juvenile Det Center and Cadet Leadership Education Program. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jackson, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Jackson have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Best Jackson, KY Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jackson City School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
940 Highland Ave
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 666-5164
Grades: PK-12
| 354 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Breathitt Regional Juvenile Det Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2725 Hwy 30 W
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 295-2350
Grades: 6-12
| 16 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Cadet Leadership Education Program
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2665 Hwy 30 W
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 295-2267
Grades: 7-12
| 19 students
Rank: #44.
Lbj Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
90 Lbj Road
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 666-7181
Grades: PK-6
| 581 students
Rank: #55.
Breathitt County High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2307 Bobcat Lane
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 666-7511
Grades: 9-12
| 518 students
Breathitt County Area Technology Center
Vocational School
2303 Bobcat Lane
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 666-5153
Grades: 10-11
| 2 students
Breathitt Residential Treatment Center
Alternative School
3826 Highway 15 S
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 666-8820
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
244 Lbj Road
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 666-8894
Grades: 7-9
| 286 students

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