Top 10 Best Rowan County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 3,386 students in Rowan County, KY. Rowan County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Rowan County, KY are Rowan County Middle School, Rodburn Elementary School and Mcbrayer Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rowan County, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Rowan County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rowan County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Rowan County Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    555 Viking Drive
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-8911

    Grades: 6-8 | 731 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Rodburn Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    91 Christy Creek Rd
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-3000

    Grades: K-5 | 418 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mcbrayer Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    550 Viking Dr
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-1204

    Grades: K-5 | 530 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Rowan County Senior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    499 Viking Drive
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-8956

    Grades: 9-12 | 928 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bluegrass Discovery Academy Middle School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    415 West Sun St
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 780-9992

    Grades: 6-8 | 13 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Tilden Hogge Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5955 Cranston Rd
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-4604

    Grades: K-5 | 201 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Clearfield Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    460 Mcbrayer Rd
    Clearfield, KY 40313
    (606) 784-5792

    Grades: K-5 | 327 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.
    Bluegrass Discovery Academy High School Alternative School
    415 West Sun St
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 780-9992

    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.
    Morehead Youth Development Center Alternative School
    495 Forest Hills Drive
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 783-8575

    Grades: 7-12 | 7 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.455 W Sun St
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-7721

    Grades: PK | 210 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.
    Sunrise Children's Services - Morehead Alternative School
    2495 Cranston Rd
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-5882

    Grades: 7-12 | 4 students
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