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The top ranked public schools in Kentucky state are listed below (2021).
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 47%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 56%.
The top ranked public schools in Kentucky are Dupont Manual High School, J. Graham Brown School and Highlands High School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Fort Thomas, Goshen and Somerset.

Top Ranked Public High Schools in Kentucky (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Dupont Manual High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 85% (Top 1%) Reading: 93% (Top 1%)Math: 85% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12120 W Lee St
    LouisvilleKY 40208
    (502) 485-8241

  • Rank: #22.
    J. Graham Brown SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 81% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-12546 South First Street
    LouisvilleKY 40202
    (502) 485-8216

  • Rank: #33.
    Highlands High SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-122400 Memorial Pkwy
    Fort ThomasKY 41075
    (859) 781-5900

  • Rank: #44.
    Beechwood High SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-1254 Beechwood Rd
    Ft MitchellKY 41017
    (859) 331-1220

  • Rank: #55.
    North Oldham High SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121815 S Hwy 1793
    GoshenKY 40026
    (502) 228-0158

  • Rank: #66.
    Pikeville High SchoolMath: 70% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-12120 Championship Drive
    PikevilleKY 41501
    (606) 432-0185

  • Rank: #77.
    Model Laboratory High SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 20%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)Math: 60-69% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 9-12521 Lancaster Ave, Eastern Ken
    RichmondKY 40475
    (859) 622-3766

  • Rank: #88.
    Atherton High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 60% (Top 20%) Reading: 72% (Top 10%)Math: 60% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 9-123000 Dundee Road
    LouisvilleKY 40205
    (502) 485-8202

  • Rank: #99.
    South Oldham High SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 66% (Top 10%) Reading: 66% (Top 20%)Math: 66% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 66% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 9-125901 Veteran's Memorial Pky
    CrestwoodKY 40014
    (502) 241-6681

  • Rank: #1010.
    Meece Middle SchoolMath: 61% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 61% (Top 20%) Reading: 68% (Top 20%)Math: 61% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 68% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 5-9210 Barnett St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606) 678-5821

  • Rank: #1111.
    Louisville Male High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 62% (Top 20%) Reading: 66% (Top 20%)Math: 62% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 66% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 9-124409 Preston Highway
    LouisvilleKY 40213
    (502) 485-8292

  • Rank: #1212.
    Boyle County High SchoolMath: 59% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 59% (Top 20%) Reading: 68% (Top 20%)Math: 59% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 68% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 9-121637 Perryville Rd
    DanvilleKY 40422
    (859) 236-5047

  • Rank: #1313.
    Larry A. Ryle High SchoolMath: 62% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 62% (Top 20%) Reading: 64% (Top 30%)Math: 62% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
    Grades: 9-1210379 Us 42
    UnionKY 41091
    (859) 384-5300

  • Rank: #1414.
    Walton-verona High SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 30%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 55-59% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 9-1230 School Rd
    WaltonKY 41094
    (859) 485-7721

  • Rank: #1515.
    Lafayette High SchoolMath: 57% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 57% (Top 30%) Reading: 65% (Top 20%)Math: 57% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 65% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 9-12401 Reed Ln
    LexingtonKY 40503
    (859) 381-3474

  • Rank: #1616.
    Ballard High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 58% (Top 20%) Reading: 62% (Top 30%)Math: 58% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 62% (Top 30%)
    Grades: 9-126000 Brownsboro Road
    LouisvilleKY 40222
    (502) 485-8206

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Paintsville High SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 50%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 50-54% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 7-12225 2nd St
    PaintsvilleKY 41240
    (606) 789-2656

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Somerset High SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 50%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 50-54% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 9-12301 College St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606) 678-4721

  • Rank: #1919.
    Murray High SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 55-59% (Top 50%)Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 55-59% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 9-12501 Doran Rd
    MurrayKY 42071
    (270) 753-5202

  • Rank: #2020.
    Barbourville City SchoolMath: 54% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 54% (Top 30%) Reading: 65% (Top 20%)Math: 54% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 65% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-12140 School St
    BarbourvilleKY 40906
    (606) 546-3129

  • Rank: #2121.
    Raceland-worthington High SchoolMath: 50% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 50% (Top 50%) Reading: 67% (Top 20%)Math: 50% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 67% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 7-12500 Ram Blvd
    RussellKY 41169
    (606) 836-8221

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Eastern High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 52% (Top 50%) Reading: 62% (Top 30%)Math: 52% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 62% (Top 30%)
    Grades: 9-1212400 Old Shelbyville Rd
    LouisvilleKY 40243
    (502) 485-8243

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Steam AcademyAlternative School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 50%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)Math: 50-54% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
    Grades: 9-12123 East 6 Street
    LexingtonKY 40508
    (859) 381-3033

  • Rank: #2424.
    BavelAlternative School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 40-44% (Bottom 50%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 40-44% (Bottom 50%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-12113 West Public Square
    GlasgowKY 42141
    (270) 670-3301

  • Rank: #2525.
    Burgin Independent SchoolMath: 50% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 50% (Top 50%) Reading: 63% (Top 30%)Math: 50% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 63% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-12440 E Main St
    BurginKY 40310
    (859) 748-5282

  • Rank: #2626.
    Conner High SchoolMath: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 55% (Top 30%) Reading: 59% (Top 50%)Math: 55% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 59% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 9-123310 Cougar Path
    HebronKY 41048
    (859) 334-4400

  • Rank: #2727.
    Randall K. Cooper High SchoolMath: 56% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 56% (Top 30%) Reading: 58% (Top 50%)Math: 56% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 58% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 9-122855 Longbranch Rd
    UnionKY 41091
    (859) 384-5040

  • Rank: #2828.
    Campbell County High SchoolMath: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 55% (Top 30%) Reading: 58% (Top 50%)Math: 55% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 58% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 9-12909 Camel Crossing
    AlexandriaKY 41001
    (859) 635-4161

  • Rank: #2929.
    Oldham County High SchoolMath: 52% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 52% (Top 50%) Reading: 59% (Top 50%)Math: 52% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 59% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 9-121150 N Hwy 393
    BucknerKY 40010
    (502) 222-9461

  • Rank: #3030.
    Simon Kenton High SchoolMath: 54% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 54% (Top 30%) Reading: 57% (Top 50%)Math: 54% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 57% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 9-1211132 Madison Pk
    IndependenceKY 41051
    (859) 960-0100

  • Rank: #3131.
    Scott County High SchoolMath: 51% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 51% (Top 50%) Reading: 60% (Top 50%)Math: 51% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 60% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 10-121080 Cardinal Dr
    GeorgetownKY 40324
    (502) 863-4131

  • Rank: #3232.
    South Warren High SchoolMath: 48% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 48% (Top 50%) Reading: 62% (Top 30%)Math: 48% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 62% (Top 30%)
    Grades: 9-128140 Nashville Rd
    Bowling GreenKY 42104
    (270) 467-7500

  • Rank: #3333.
    Dixie Heights High SchoolMath: 56% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 56% (Top 30%) Reading: 56% (Top 50%)Math: 56% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 56% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 9-123010 Dixie Hwy
    Ft MitchellKY 41017
    (859) 341-7650

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Buckhorn SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 50%) Reading: 55-59% (Top 50%)Math: 50-54% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 55-59% (Top 50%)
    Grades: K-1218392 Ky Hwy 28
    BuckhornKY 41721
    (606) 398-7176

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Carter G. Woodson AcademyAlternative School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 50%) Reading: 55-59% (Top 50%)Math: 50-54% (Top 50%)
    Reading: 55-59% (Top 50%)
    Grades: 6-121813 Charleston Drive
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859) 381-3370

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