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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 public schools in Mccreary County, KY, serving 2,939 students.
  • Mccreary County, KY public school have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Mccreary County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Mccreary County, KY are Pine Knot Elementary School, Mccreary County Middle School and Whitley City Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Top Mccreary County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Mccreary Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    180 Raider Way
    Stearns, KY 42647
    (606)376-1477

    Grades: 6-12 | 52 students
  • Mccreary Central High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 Raider Way
    Stearns, KY 42647
    (606)376-5051

    Grades: 9-12 | 765 students
  • Mccreary County Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    180 Raider Way
    Stearns, KY 42647
    (606)376-5081

    Grades: 6-8 | 424 students
  • Mccreary County Preschool North
    2819 North Hwy 27
    Whitley City, KY 42653
    (606)354-3590

    Grades: PK | 77 students
  • Mccreary County Preschool South
    119 East Hwy 92
    Pine Knot, KY 42635
    (606)354-3590

    Grades: PK | 106 students
  • Pine Knot Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 30%
    6519 S Hwy 1651, 119 East Hwy
    Pine Knot, KY 42635
    (606)354-2511

    Grades: K-6 | 921 students
  • Whitley City Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2819 N Hwy 27
    Whitley City, KY 42653
    (606)376-2690

    Grades: K-6 | 594 students
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