Top 5 Best Springfield Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,157 students in Springfield, KY. Springfield has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Springfield, KY are Washington County Middle School, Commander Academy and Washington County Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Springfield, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Springfield have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Best Springfield, KY Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Washington County Middle School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
603 Lincoln Park Rd
Springfield, KY 40069
(859) 336-5483
Grades: 6-8
| 187 students
Rank: #22.
Commander Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
120 Mackville Hill
Springfield, KY 40069
(859) 336-5470
Grades: 9-12
| 24 students
Rank: #33.
Washington County Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
520 Lincoln Park Rd
Springfield, KY 40069
(859) 336-5490
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #44.
Washington County High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
300 West Us 150 Bypass
Springfield, KY 40069
(859) 336-5475
Grades: 9-12
| 553 students
Wc Tel Center
Vocational School
520 Lincoln Park Road
Springfield, KY 40069
(859) 336-2116
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Springfield, Kentucky

Springfield, Kentucky Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
318 Fredericktown Rd
Springfield, KY 40069
(859) 284-5278
Grades: 1-7
| 63 students

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