Top 10 Best Jackson County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 235 public schools serving 105,516 students in Jackson County, MO. Jackson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
The top ranked public schools in Jackson County, MO are Voy Spears Jr. Elementary School, Academie Lafayette - Armour and Lucy Franklin Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jackson County, MO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Jackson County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Missouri public schools.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Missouri public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Best Jackson County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Voy Spears Jr. Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
201 Ne Anderson
Lees Summit, MO 64064
(816) 874-3720
Grades: PK-5
| 514 students
Rank: #22.
Academie Lafayette - Armour
Charter School
Math: 75% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
201 E Armour Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 800-8771
Grades: 6-9
| 289 students
Rank: #33.
Lucy Franklin Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
111 Ne Roanoke Dr
Blue Springs, MO 64014
(816) 874-3690
Grades: PK-5
| 623 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Chapel Lakes Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3701 Ne Independence Ave
Lees Summit, MO 64064
(816) 874-3600
Grades: PK-5
| 588 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
James Walker Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
201 Se Sunnyside School Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64014
(816) 874-3660
Grades: PK-5
| 458 students
Rank: #66.
Lincoln College Academy Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2012 E 23rd Street
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 418-1500
Grades: 6-8
| 538 students
Rank: #77.
Hawthorn Hill Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2801 Sw Pryor Rd
Lees Summit, MO 64082
(816) 986-3380
Grades: K-6
| 476 students
Rank: #88.
Thomas J. Ultican Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1812 Nw Vesper
Blue Springs, MO 64015
(816) 874-3710
Grades: PK-5
| 479 students
Rank: #99.
University Academy-upper
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6801 Holmes Rd
Kansas City, MO 64131
(816) 412-5902
Grades: 9-12
| 227 students
Rank: #1010.
Blue Springs South High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1200 Se Adams Dairy Pkwy
Blue Springs, MO 64014
(816) 874-3500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,152 students
Rank: #1111.
Sunny Pointe Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3920 South R D Mize Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
(816) 874-3700
Grades: PK-5
| 533 students
Rank: #1212.
William Bryant Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1101 Se Sunnyside School Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64014
(816) 874-3730
Grades: PK-5
| 420 students
Rank: #1313.
Trailridge Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3651 Sw Windemere Dr
Lees Summit, MO 64082
(816) 986-1290
Grades: K-6
| 580 students
Rank: #1414.
Delta Woods Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4401 Ne Lakewood Way
Lees Summit, MO 64064
(816) 874-3580
Grades: 6-8
| 798 students
Rank: #1515.
Richardson Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
800 Ne Blackwell Rd
Lees Summit, MO 64086
(816) 986-2220
Grades: K-6
| 542 students
Rank: #1616.
Cordill-mason Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4001 Sw Christiansen Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64014
(816) 874-3610
Grades: PK-5
| 816 students
Rank: #1717.
Lee's Summit West High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2600 Sw Ward Rd
Lees Summit, MO 64082
(816) 986-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,124 students
Rank: #1818.
Longview Farm Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1001 Sw Longview Park Dr
Lees Summit, MO 64081
(816) 986-4180
Grades: K-6
| 473 students
Rank: #1919.
Cedar Creek Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2600 Sw 3rd St
Lees Summit, MO 64081
(816) 986-1260
Grades: K-6
| 505 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Academie Lafayette-cherry
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3421 Cherry St
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 888-7400
Grades: PK-4
| 395 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Daniel Young Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
505 Se Shamrock Ln
Blue Springs, MO 64014
(816) 874-3630
Grades: PK-5
| 371 students
Rank: #2222.
Summit Lakes Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3500 Sw Windemere Dr
Lees Summit, MO 64082
(816) 986-1375
Grades: 7-8
| 934 students
Rank: #2323.
Lincoln College Prep.
Magnet School
Math: 54% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2111 Woodland
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 418-3000
Grades: 9-12
| 974 students
Rank: #2424.
Mason Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
27600 Colbern Rd
Lees Summit, MO 64086
(816) 986-2330
Grades: K-6
| 498 students
Rank: #2525.
Woodland Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12709 S Smart Rd
Lees Summit, MO 64086
(816) 986-2360
Grades: K-6
| 430 students
Rank: #2626.
William Yates Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3600 Davidson Rd
Independence, MO 64055
(816) 874-3740
Grades: PK-5
| 374 students
Rank: #2727.
Greenwood Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
805 W Main
Greenwood, MO 64034
(816) 986-1320
Grades: K-6
| 391 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Highland Park Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
400 Se Millstone Ave
Lees Summit, MO 64063
(816) 986-2250
Grades: K-6
| 582 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Summit Pointe Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13100 E 147th St
Kansas City, MO 64149
(816) 986-4210
Grades: K-6
| 545 students
Rank: #3030.
Underwood Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1125 Ne Colbern Rd
Lees Summit, MO 64086
(816) 986-3280
Grades: K-6
| 536 students
Rank: #3131.
John Nowlin Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5020 Nw Valley View Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
(816) 874-3670
Grades: PK-5
| 460 students
Rank: #3232.
Lee's Summit North High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Ne Douglas St
Lees Summit, MO 64086
(816) 986-3000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,913 students
Rank: #3333.
Blue Springs High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2000 Nw Ashton Dr
Blue Springs, MO 64015
(816) 874-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,425 students
Rank: #3434.
Brittany Hill Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2701 Nw 1st St
Blue Springs, MO 64014
(816) 874-3470
Grades: 6-8
| 862 students
Rank: #3535.
John W. Luff Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3700 S Delaware Ave
Independence, MO 64055
(816) 521-5415
Grades: PK-5
| 359 students
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Jackson County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2015 E 72nd St
Kansas City, MO 64132
(816) 523-4707
Grades: K-8
| 302 students
6330 Swope Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64132
(816) 418-1292
Grades: 6-8
| 227 students
2630 Topping
Kansas City, MO 64129
(816) 418-2750
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
2400 Prospect
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 418-3905
Grades: PK-6
| 229 students
B W Sheperd (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
2727 Tracy Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 842-4644
Grades: Inquire with school
| 42 students
6401 Rockhill Rd
Kansas City, MO 64131
(816) 926-9110
Grades: PK-8
| 357 students
8310 Holmes
Kansas City, MO 64131
(816) 926-9110
Grades: K-8
| 155 students
5401 East 103rd St
Kansas City, MO 64137
(816) 316-7100
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
2411 E 70th Terr
Kansas City, MO 64132
(816) 418-1550
Grades: PK-6
| 226 students
5605 Troost
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 822-1331
Grades: 6-12
| 242 students
3850 Pittman Rd
Kansas City, MO 64133
(816) 418-8665
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
4800 Grandview Road
Kansas City, MO 64137
(816) 763-3106
Grades: Inquire with school
| 56 students
Day Treatment (Closed 2013)
Special Education School
5401 East 103rd St
Kansas City, MO 64137
(816) 316-7190
Grades: 2-12
| n/a students
500 Woodland Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 842-8040
Grades: K-1
| 132 students
201 East Armour Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 531-7144
Grades: 9-11
| 153 students
201 East Armour Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 531-7144
Grades: K-5
| 519 students
201 East Armour Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 531-7144
Grades: 6-8
| 206 students
531 Garfield
Kansas City, MO 64124
(816) 691-2805
Grades: 9-12
| 188 students
2640 Belleview
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 418-6475
Grades: PK
| n/a students
1215 E Truman Rd
Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 418-8655
Grades: 9-12
| 173 students
3850 Pittman Rd
Kansas City, MO 64133
(816) 418-4600
Grades: 6-8
| 24 students
1320 East 32nd Terr
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 418-6525
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
3800 East 44th St
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 921-0775
Grades: K-6
| 135 students
3800 East 44th St
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 921-0775
Grades: 7-8
| 43 students
4600 Elmwood Ave
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 418-4925
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
3421 Cherry
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 418-6425
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
2803 E 51st
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 418-2800
Grades: K-6
| 262 students
9010b Old Santa Fe Road
Kansas City, MO 64138
(816) 316-7300
Grades: 9
| 320 students
9010 Old Santa Fe Road
Kansas City, MO 64138
(816) 316-7300
Grades: 8-9
| 948 students
1524 Paseo Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 877-8570
Grades: 9-12
| 367 students
1001 Bennington Ave
Kansas City, MO 64126
(816) 595-0800
Grades: 9-12
| 266 students
6400 E 23rd
Kansas City, MO 64129
(816) 418-4770
Grades: 7-8
| 241 students
4101 E 53rd St
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 418-5100
Grades: K-5
| 252 students
10900 Marsh
Kansas City, MO 64134
(816) 316-7900
Grades: 1-6
| 322 students
4848 Woodland Ave
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 418-2400
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
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