Top 10 Best Owensboro Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 32 public schools serving 16,103 students in Owensboro, KY. Owensboro has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Owensboro, KY are Sutton Elementary School, Deer Park Elementary School and Tamarack Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Owensboro, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Owensboro have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Best Owensboro, KY Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sutton Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2060 Lewis Ln
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1140
Grades: K-4
| 403 students
Rank: #22.
Deer Park Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4959 New Hartford Road
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7270
Grades: PK-5
| 610 students
Rank: #33.
Tamarack Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1733 Tamarack Road
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7550
Grades: PK-5
| 536 students
Rank: #44.
Daviess County Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1415 E. Fourth Street
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7600
Grades: 6-8
| 842 students
Rank: #55.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2909 Kentucky 54
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7370
Grades: PK-5
| 588 students
Rank: #66.
Audubon Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 Worthington Road
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7150
Grades: PK-5
| 490 students
Rank: #77.
Newton Parrish Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
510 Byers Ave
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 686-1100
Grades: K-4
| 425 students
Rank: #88.
Country Heights Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4961 Kentucky 54
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7250
Grades: PK-5
| 479 students
Rank: #99.
West Louisville Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8400 Hwy 56
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7650
Grades: PK-5
| 368 students
Rank: #1010.
F T Burns Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4514 Goetz Drive
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7170
Grades: PK-5
| 548 students
Rank: #1111.
College View Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5061 New Hartford Road
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 880 students
Rank: #1212.
East View Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
6104 Ky Hwy 405
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7350
Grades: PK-5
| 549 students
Rank: #1313.
Owensboro Middle School North
Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1300 Booth Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1130
Grades: 5-8
| 715 students
Rank: #1414.
Owensboro Day Treatment
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3003 Kentucky 54
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 687-7247
Grades: 7-12
| 23 students
Rank: #1515.
Daviess County High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4255 New Hartford Road
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,666 students
Rank: #1616.
Foust Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Foust Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1060
Grades: K-4
| 371 students
Rank: #1717.
Sorgho Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5390 Ky Hwy 56
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7470
Grades: PK-5
| 464 students
Rank: #1818.
Owensboro Middle School South
Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2631 S Griffith Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1128
Grades: 5-6
| 753 students
Rank: #1919.
F T Burns Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4610 Goetz Drive
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7400
Grades: 6-8
| 862 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Apollo High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2280 Tamarack Road
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,405 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Meadow Lands Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3500 Hayden Road
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7450
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
Rank: #2222.
Owensboro High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1800 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1110
Grades: 9-12
| 1,307 students
Rank: #2323.
Estes Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1675 Leitchfield Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 686-1030
Grades: PK-4
| 470 students
Rank: #2424.
Cravens Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2741 Cravens Avenue
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1010
Grades: K-4
| 275 students
Rank: #2525.
Valley Elementary School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Industrial Drive
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 689-6773
Grades: K-8
| 27 students
Rank: #2626.
Gateway Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2130a E 19th St
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 686-1120
Grades: 9-12
| 69 students
Hager Preschool
1701 West 7th Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1125
Grades: PK
| 356 students
Kentucky Technical - Daviess County Campus
Vocational School
1901 Southeastern Pkwy
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 687-7260
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Kentucky Technical - Owensboro Campus
Vocational School
1501 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 687-7255
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Owensboro Innovation Academy
Alternative School
1010 Allen Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Owensboro Technical College
Vocational School
(1)
1501 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 687-7255
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Valley High School
Alternative School
1000 Industrial Dr.
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 689-6773
Grades: 9-12
| 14 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Owensboro, Kentucky

Owensboro, Kentucky Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1501 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 686-4400
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
2631 South Griffith Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1128
Grades: 5-6
| n/a students

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