Top 10 Best Shelby County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public elementary schools serving 4,558 students in Shelby County, KY. The top ranked public elementary schools in Shelby County, KY are Simpsonville Elementary School, Heritage Elementary School and Shelby County East Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Shelby County, KY public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Kentucky public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 57% statewide average). Elementary schools in Shelby County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public elementary school average of 26% (majority Black).

Best Shelby County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Simpsonville Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6725 Shelbyville Rd
Simpsonville, KY 40067
(502) 722-8855
Grades: K-5
| 454 students
Rank: #22.
Heritage Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8300 Frankfort Rd
Waddy, KY 40076
(502) 829-5242
Grades: K-5
| 414 students
Rank: #33.
Shelby County East Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Rocket Lane
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-1478
Grades: 6-8
| 577 students
Rank: #44.
Shelby County West Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Warriors Way
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-4869
Grades: 6-8
| 650 students
Rank: #55.
Painted Stone Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Warriors Way
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 647-4505
Grades: K-5
| 472 students
Rank: #66.
Clear Creek Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
279 Chapel Hill Rd
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-3452
Grades: K-5
| 438 students
Rank: #77.
Wright Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Rocket Lane
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-5222
Grades: K-5
| 429 students
Rank: #88.
Southside Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
728 Ginkgo Dr
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-4460
Grades: K-5
| 410 students
Rank: n/an/a
501 Discovery Boulevard
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 647-0204
Grades: K-8
| 714 students
Rank: n/an/a
1155 West Main Street
Shelbyville, KY 40066
(502) 633-2375
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Shelby County, KY

Shelby County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1701 Frankfort Rd
Shelbyville, KY 40066
(502) 633-2375
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
279 Chapel Hill Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-3452
Grades: PK
| 70 students
1155 West Main St
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-2375
Grades: K-12
| 240 students

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