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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 15 public schools in Shelby County, KY, serving 7,193 students.
  • Shelby County, KY public school have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Shelby County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Shelby County, KY are Heritage Elementary School, Simpsonville Elementary School and Shelby County West Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more 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 Shelby County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Clear Creek Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    279 Chapel Hill Rd
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-3452

    Grades: K-5 | 594 students
  • Heritage Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 30%
    8300 Frankfort Rd
    Waddy, KY 40076
    (502)829-5242

    Grades: K-5 | 485 students
  • Martha Layne Collins High School Math: 25% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 Discovery Blvd
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)647-1160

    Grades: 9-12 | 1200 students
  • Northside Early Childhood Center
    821 College Street
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-5123

    Grades: PK | 275 students
  • Painted Stone Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    150 Warriors Way
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)647-4505

    Grades: K-5 | 529 students
  • Shelby County Area Technology Center Vocational School
    230 Rocket Lane
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-6554

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Shelby County East Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 Rocket Lane
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-1478

    Grades: 6-8 | 710 students
  • Shelby County Education Center Alternative School
    1361 Frankfort Rd.
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)647-4677

    Grades: 6-12 | 19 students
  • Shelby County Headstart
    279 Chapel Hill Road
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-3452

    Grades: PK | 70 students
  • Shelby County High School Math: 14% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1701 Frankfort Rd
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-2344

    Grades: 9-12 | 1018 students
  • Shelby County Summer School
    1155 West Main Street
    Shelbyville, KY 40066
    (502)633-2375

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Shelby County West Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Warriors Way
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-4869

    Grades: 6-8 | 805 students
  • Simpsonville Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6725 Shelbyville Rd
    Simpsonville, KY 40067
    (502)722-8855

    Grades: K-5 | 548 students
  • Southside Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    728 Ginkgo Dr
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-4460

    Grades: K-5 | 458 students
  • Wright Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Rocket Lane
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502)633-5222

    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
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