Top 5 Best Jackson County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,232 students in Jackson County, KY. Jackson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Jackson County, KY are Mckee Elementary School, Sand Gap Elementary School and Barnabus Home Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jackson County, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Jackson County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Best Jackson County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mckee Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1005 Hwy. 89 N
Mc Kee, KY 40447
(606) 287-7157
Grades: PK-5
| 366 students
Rank: #22.
Sand Gap Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6783 Hwy 421 N
Sandgap, KY 40481
(606) 965-3171
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students
Rank: #33.
Barnabus Home Middle School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4500 Highway 30 W
Annville, KY 40402
(606) 304-2111
Grades: 6-8
| 1 students
Rank: #44.
Jackson County Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
139 Hwy 587
Mc Kee, KY 40447
(606) 287-8351
Grades: 6-8
| 458 students
Rank: #55.
Tyner Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1340 Hwy 30 W
Tyner, KY 40486
(606) 364-5105
Grades: PK-5
| 523 students
Rank: #66.
Jackson County High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
560 Educational Mt. Drive
Mc Kee, KY 40447
(606) 287-7155
Grades: 9-12
| 610 students
Barnabus Home High School
Alternative School
4500 Highway 30 W
Annville, KY 40402
(606) 364-2111
Grades: 9-12
| 5 students
Jackson Area Technology Center
Vocational School
1000 Education Mountain Drive
Mc Kee, KY 40447
(606) 287-2163
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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