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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,939 students in Mccreary County, KY. Mccreary County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Mccreary County, KY are Pine Knot Elementary School, Mccreary Academy and Mccreary County Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Mccreary County, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Mccreary 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 Mccreary County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Pine Knot Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6519 S Hwy 1651, 119 East Hwy
    Pine Knot, KY 42635
    (606) 354-2511

    Grades: K-6 | 921 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mccreary Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    180 Raider Way
    Stearns, KY 42647
    (606) 376-1477

    Grades: 6-12 | 52 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mccreary County Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    180 Raider Way
    Stearns, KY 42647
    (606) 376-5081

    Grades: 6-8 | 424 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Whitley City Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2819 N Hwy 27
    Whitley City, KY 42653
    (606) 376-2690

    Grades: K-6 | 594 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Mccreary Central High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Raider Way
    Stearns, KY 42647
    (606) 376-5051

    Grades: 9-12 | 765 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.2819 North Hwy 27
    Whitley City, KY 42653
    (606) 354-3590

    Grades: PK | 77 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.119 East Hwy 92
    Pine Knot, KY 42635
    (606) 354-3590

    Grades: PK | 106 students
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