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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 7,635 students in Knox County, OH. Knox County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
The top ranked public schools in Knox County, OH are Wiggin Street Elementary School, Fredericktown Elementary School and East Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Knox County, OH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 64% statewide average). Schools in Knox County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Ohio public schools.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Best Knox County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Wiggin Street Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    207 Wiggin Street
    Gambier, OH 43022
    (740) 427-4262

    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Fredericktown Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    111 Stadium Drive
    Fredericktown, OH 43019
    (740) 694-2781

    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
  • Rank: #33.
    East Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    714 E Vine St
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5985

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Centerburg Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    207 S Preston St
    Centerburg, OH 43011
    (740) 625-6488

    Grades: K-5 | 520 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Twin Oak Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8888 Martinsburg Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5970

    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Columbia Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    150 Columbus Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5975

    Grades: PK-5 | 243 students
  • Rank: #77.
    East Knox Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    23081 Coshocton Rd
    Howard, OH 43028
    (740) 599-7000

    Grades: K-6 | 490 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Fredericktown High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    111 Stadium Dr
    Fredericktown, OH 43019
    (740) 694-2726

    Grades: 9-12 | 339 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Fredericktown Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    111 Stadium Dr
    Fredericktown, OH 43019
    (740) 694-2966

    Grades: 6-8 | 314 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Dan Emmett Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    108 Mansfield Ave
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5950

    Grades: PK-5 | 301 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Danville Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    205 Rambo St
    Danville, OH 43014
    (740) 599-6116

    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Centerburg High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3782 Columbus Rd
    Centerburg, OH 43011
    (740) 625-6055

    Grades: 9-12 | 305 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Danville Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    205 Rambo St
    Danville, OH 43014
    (740) 599-6116

    Grades: 6-8 | 137 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Centerburg Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3782 Columbus Rd
    Centerburg, OH 43011
    (740) 625-6055

    Grades: 6-8 | 266 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Pleasant Street Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    305 E Pleasant St
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5990

    Grades: PK-5 | 385 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Mount Vernon Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    298 Martinsburg Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 392-6867

    Grades: 6-8 | 849 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Mount Vernon High School Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 Martinsburg Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,124 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    East Knox Junior/senior High School Math: 43% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    23227 Coshocton Rd
    Howard, OH 43028
    (740) 599-7000

    Grades: 7-12 | 421 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Danville High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10 Rambo St
    Danville, OH 43014
    (740) 599-6116

    Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Danville Intermediate
    405 Market St
    Danville, OH 43014
    (740) 599-7122

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Knox County Career Center Vocational School
    306 Martinsburg Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 397-5820

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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