Top 10 Best Public High Schools in Kentucky (2022)

The top ranked public high schools in Kentucky state are listed below (2022).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Kentucky is 46%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 56%.
The top ranked public high schools in Kentucky are Dupont Manual High School, J.
Graham Brown School and Beechwood High School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public high schools are Fort Thomas, Goshen and Crestwood.

Top Ranked Public High Schools in Kentucky (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Dupont Manual High School
Magnet School
Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
Math: 85% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
120 W Lee St
Louisville, KY 40208
(502) 485-8241
Rank: #22.
J. Graham Brown School
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 82% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-12
546 South First Street
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 485-8216
Rank: #33.
Beechwood High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 72% (Top 5%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: 7-12
54 Beechwood Rd
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 331-1220
Rank: #44.
North Oldham High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 71% (Top 5%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
1815 S Hwy 1793
Goshen, KY 40026
(502) 228-0158
Rank: #55.
Highlands High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 71% (Top 5%)
Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
2400 Memorial Pkwy
Fort Thomas, KY 41075
(859) 781-5900
Rank: #66.
Pikeville High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 67% (Top 10%)
Reading: 74% (Top 10%)
Grades: 7-12
120 Championship Drive
Pikeville, KY 41501
(606) 432-0185
Rank: #77.
Murray High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
1800 Sycamore St
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 753-5202
Rank: #88.
South Oldham High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
Math: 66% (Top 10%)
Reading: 68% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
5901 Veteran's Memorial Pky
Crestwood, KY 40014
(502) 241-6681
Rank: #99.
Atherton High School
Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60% (Top 20%)
Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
3000 Dundee Road
Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 485-8202
Rank: #1010.
Russell High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
709 Red Devil Lane
Russell, KY 41169
(606) 836-9658
Rank: #1111.
Louisville Male High School
Magnet School
Math: 57% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
Math: 57% (Top 30%)
Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
4409 Preston Highway
Louisville, KY 40213
(502) 485-8292
Rank: #1212.
Larry A. Ryle High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
Math: 58% (Top 20%)
Reading: 62% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
10379 Us 42
Union, KY 41091
(859) 384-5300
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Paintsville High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 50-54% (Top 30%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: 7-12
225 2nd St
Paintsville, KY 41240
(606) 789-2656
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
South Warren High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 52% (Top 30%)
Reading: 67% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
8140 Nashville Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42104
(270) 467-7500
Rank: #1515.
Burgin Independent School
Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 55% (Top 30%)
Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-12
440 E Main St
Burgin, KY 40310
(859) 748-5282
Rank: #1616.
Bavel
Alternative School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 45-49% (Top 50%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-12
113 West Public Square
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 629-4185
Rank: #1717.
Lafayette High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
Math: 55% (Top 30%)
Reading: 62% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
401 Reed Ln
Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 381-3474
Rank: #1818.
Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 54% (Top 30%)
Reading: 62% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
1600 Man O' War Blvd
Lexington, KY 40513
(859) 381-3546
Rank: #1919.
Campbell County High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 55% (Top 30%)
Reading: 61% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
909 Camel Crossing
Alexandria, KY 41001
(859) 635-4161
Rank: #2020.
Elizabethtown High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 50-54% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
620 N Mulberry St
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-3381
Rank: #2121.
Oldham County High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 54% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60% (Top 50%)
Grades: 9-12
1150 N Hwy 393
Buckner, KY 40010
(502) 222-9461
Rank: #2222.
Jackson City School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 45-49% (Top 50%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-12
940 Highland Ave
Jackson, KY 41339
(606) 666-5164
Rank: #2323.
Barbourville City School
Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 50% (Top 50%)
Reading: 63% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-12
140 School St
Barbourville, KY 40906
(606) 546-3129
Rank: #2424.
Woodford County High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Math: 54% (Top 30%)
Reading: 59% (Top 50%)
Grades: 9-12
180 Frankfort St
Versailles, KY 40383
(859) 879-4630
Rank: #2525.
Randall K. Cooper High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 56% (Top 30%)
Reading: 57% (Top 50%)
Grades: 9-12
2855 Longbranch Rd
Union, KY 41091
(859) 384-5040
Rank: #2626.
Boyle County High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 48% (Top 50%)
Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
1637 Perryville Rd
Danville, KY 40422
(859) 236-5047
Rank: #2727.
Marion County Knight Academy
Math: 46% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 46% (Top 50%)
Reading: 65% (Top 20%)
Grades: 8-9
200 Corporate Drive
Lebanon, KY 40033
(270) 692-3441
Rank: #2828.
Harlan High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 51% (Top 50%)
Reading: 58% (Top 50%)
Grades: 5-12
420 E Central St
Harlan, KY 40831
(606) 573-8750
Rank: #2929.
Walton-verona High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 45-49% (Top 50%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
30 School Rd
Walton, KY 41094
(859) 485-7721
Rank: #3030.
Conner High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
Math: 55% (Top 30%)
Reading: 55% (Top 50%)
Grades: 9-12
3310 Cougar Path
Hebron, KY 41048
(859) 334-4400
Rank: #3131.
Henry Clay High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 50% (Top 50%)
Reading: 58% (Top 50%)
Grades: 9-12
2100 Fontaine Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
(859) 381-3423
Rank: #3232.
Eastern High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(3)
Math: 51% (Top 50%)
Reading: 57% (Top 50%)
Grades: 9-12
12400 Old Shelbyville Rd
Louisville, KY 40243
(502) 485-8243
Rank: #3333.
Simon Kenton High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 53% (Top 30%)
Reading: 55% (Top 50%)
Grades: 9-12
11132 Madison Pk
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 960-0100
Rank: #3434.
Raceland-worthington High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 42% (Bottom 50%)
Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
500 Ram Blvd
Russell, KY 41169
(606) 836-8221
Rank: #3535.
Robertson County School
Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Math: 48% (Top 50%)
Reading: 59% (Top 50%)
Grades: PK-12
1760 Sardis Rd.
Mount Olivet, KY 41064
(606) 724-5431
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