Top 10 Best Kenton County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 46 public schools serving 22,568 students in Kenton County, KY (there are 42 private schools, serving 8,088 private students). 74% of all K-12 students in Kenton County, KY are educated in public schools compared to the KY state average of 91%. Kenton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Kenton County, KY are Beechwood High School, Beechwood Elementary School and White's Tower Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kenton County, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Kenton County 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 Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 25% (majority Black).

Best Kenton County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Beechwood High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
54 Beechwood Rd
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 331-1220
Grades: 7-12
| 730 students
Rank: #22.
Beechwood Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
54 Beechwood Rd
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 331-1220
Grades: PK-6
| 711 students
Rank: #33.
White's Tower Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2977 Harris Pk
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 356-9668
Grades: PK-5
| 631 students
Rank: #44.
R C Hinsdale Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
440 Dudley Road
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-8226
Grades: K-5
| 530 students
Rank: #55.
Piner Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2845 Rich Rd
Morning View, KY 41063
(859) 356-2155
Grades: PK-5
| 304 students
Rank: #66.
Glenn O Swing Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
501 W 19th St
Covington, KY 41014
(859) 292-5821
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #77.
Kenton Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11246 Madison Pk
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 356-3781
Grades: PK-5
| 608 students
Rank: #88.
Twenhofel Middle School
Math: 57% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11846 Taylor Mill Rd
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 356-5559
Grades: 6-8
| 865 students
Rank: #99.
Ryland Heights Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3845 Stewart Dr
Latonia, KY 41015
(859) 356-9270
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #1010.
Summit View Academy
Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5006 Madison Pike
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 359-9600
Grades: PK-8
| 1,437 students
Rank: #1111.
James A Caywood Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3300 Turkeyfoot Road
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-7062
Grades: PK-5
| 541 students
Rank: #1212.
River Ridge Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2772 Amsterdam Rd
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-5260
Grades: PK-5
| 898 students
Rank: #1313.
Turkey Foot Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3230 Turkeyfoot Rd
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-0216
Grades: 6-8
| 1,107 students
Rank: #1414.
Taylor Mill Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5907 Taylor Mill Rd
Latonia, KY 41015
(859) 356-2566
Grades: PK-5
| 470 students
Rank: #1515.
Beechgrove Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1029 Bristow Rd
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 371-1636
Grades: PK-5
| 661 students
Rank: #1616.
Woodland Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5399 Old Taylor Mill Rd
Latonia, KY 41015
(859) 356-7300
Grades: 6-8
| 654 students
Rank: #1717.
Simon Kenton High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11132 Madison Pk
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 960-0100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,818 students
Rank: #1818.
Mary A. Goetz Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
512 Oak St
Covington, KY 41016
(859) 261-2100
Grades: PK-6
| 437 students
Rank: #1919.
Dixie Heights High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3010 Dixie Hwy
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-7650
Grades: 9-12
| 1,476 students
Rank: #2020.
Ft Wright Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
501 Farrell Dr
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 331-7742
Grades: PK-5
| 512 students
Rank: #2121.
Latonia Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
39th & Huntington Avenue
Latonia, KY 41015
(859) 292-5825
Grades: K-5
| 331 students
Rank: #2222.
Covington Adult High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
212 Levassor Drive
Covington, KY 41014
(859) 292-5864
Grades: 9-12
| 11 students
Rank: #2323.
Lindeman Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
558 Erlanger Rd
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 727-1188
Grades: K-5
| 325 students
Rank: #2424.
Ludlow High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Elm St
Covington, KY 41016
(859) 261-8211
Grades: 7-12
| 394 students
Rank: #2525.
Miles Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
208 Sunset Ave
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 727-2231
Grades: K-5
| 250 students
Rank: #2626.
Scott High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5400 Old Taylor Mill Rd
Latonia, KY 41015
(859) 356-3146
Grades: 9-12
| 1,048 students
Rank: #2727.
John G Carlisle Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
910 Holman St
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 292-5812
Grades: K-5
| 351 students
Rank: #2828.
Tichenor Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Bartlett Ave
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 727-2255
Grades: 6-8
| 577 students
Rank: #2929.
Sixth District Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
19th And Maryland
Covington, KY 41014
(859) 292-5819
Grades: K-5
| 412 students
Rank: #3030.
Lloyd High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
450 Bartlett Ave
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 727-1555
Grades: 9-12
| 654 students
Rank: #3131.
Arnett Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3552 Kimberly Dr
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 727-1488
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students
Rank: #3232.
Holmes Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 Madison Avenue
Covington, KY 41014
(859) 655-9545
Grades: 6-8
| 737 students
Rank: #3333.
Howell Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
909 Central Row St.
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 727-1108
Grades: K-5
| 270 students
Rank: #3434.
Ninth District Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 Indiana Ave
Latonia, KY 41015
(859) 292-5823
Grades: K-5
| 386 students
Rank: #3535.
Holmes High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
25th And Madison Ave
Covington, KY 41014
(859) 655-9545
Grades: 9-12
| 828 students
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Kenton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
37 Atlantic Avenue
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 283-1003
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1516 Scott St
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 581-7513
Grades: 7-12
| 33 students
25th And Madison
Covington, KY 41014
(859) 655-9545
Grades: 8-9
| 700 students
1030 Old State Rd
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 491-5775
Grades: 6-12
| 84 students
3234 Turkey Foot Road
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-2266
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
150 Adela St
Covington, KY 41016
(859) 655-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 234 students
502 Farrell Dr
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 344-8888
Grades: 2-12
| 11 students
502 Farrell Dr
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 331-1900
Grades: 12
| 20 students
5006 Madison Pk
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 363-4700
Grades: PK-5
| 743 students
5002 Madison Pk
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 363-4800
Grades: 6-8
| 716 students
1516 Scott St
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 292-5817
Grades: K-5
| 263 students
4041 Visalia Rd
Latonia, KY 41015
(859) 356-5839
Grades: K-5
| 138 students

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