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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 18 public schools in Nelson County, KY, serving 7,329 students.
  • Nelson County, KY public school have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Nelson County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Nelson County, KY are Boston School, Bloomfield Elementary School and Coxs Creek Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), 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 Nelson County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bardstown Alternative School Alternative School
    1345 Templin Av
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)331-8829

    Grades: 6-12 | 22 students
  • Bardstown Early Childhood Center
    980 Templin Ave
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)331-8804

    Grades: PK | 306 students
  • Bardstown Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    420 N 5th St
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)331-8801

    Grades: 3-5 | 616 students
  • Bardstown High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 N 5th St
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)331-8802

    Grades: 9-12 | 604 students
  • Bardstown Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    410 N 5th St
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)331-8803

    Grades: 6-8 | 597 students
  • Bardstown Primary School
    1000 Templin Ave
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)331-8810

    Grades: K-2 | 599 students
  • Bloomfield Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    360 Arnold Lane
    Bloomfield, KY 40008
    (502)349-7211

    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
  • Bloomfield Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 50%
    96 Arnold Ln
    Bloomfield, KY 40008
    (502)349-7201

    Grades: 6-8 | 390 students
  • Boston School Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    130 Wilson Creek Rd
    Boston, KY 40107
    (502)833-4644

    Grades: K-8 | 326 students
  • Coxs Creek Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5635 Louisville Rd
    Coxs Creek, KY 40013
    (502)349-7050

    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
  • Foster Heights Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    211 E Muir Ave
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)349-7030

    Grades: K-5 | 639 students
  • Horizons Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    304 Wildcat Lane
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)349-7045

    Grades: 8-12 | 56 students
  • Nelson County Area Technology Center Vocational School
    1060 Bloomfield Road
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)348-9096

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Nelson County Early Learning Center
    1200 Cardinal Dr
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)350-3914

    Grades: PK | 264 students
  • Nelson County High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1070 Bloomfield Rd
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)349-7010

    Grades: 9-12 | 791 students
  • The New Haven School Math: 35% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    489 High St
    New Haven, KY 40051
    (502)349-7232

    Grades: K-8 | 304 students
  • Old Kentucky Home Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 Wildcat Ln
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)349-7040

    Grades: 6-8 | 350 students
  • Thomas Nelson High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    150 Generals Blvd
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502)349-4650

    Grades: 9-12 | 678 students
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