« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
9-12 & Ungraded
Public
Louisville, KY

Contact this school

2222 Crums Ln
Louisville, KY 40216

(502) 485-8220
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Butler Traditional High School address.

Profile Completeness

INTERMEDIATE

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
no rating September 21, 2010
Excellent all around school. Focus on academics with emphasis on personal responsibility. Outstanding staff that really care about the children they lead and teach.

- submitted by a parent
May 25, 2010
Coming from a small Catholic school, my daughter was extremely hesitant to attend Butler, but we have been very pleased with her education and even the level of caring from most teachers and staff. Even though Butler has so many students, my daughter's teachers and guidance counselor really do get to know her, which came as a surprise to us in such a large school. My other daughter is looking forward to her years at Butler when she graduates grade school.

- submitted by a parent
December 06, 2009
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
October 01, 2009
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
September 21, 2009
I am a Butler alum. I left Butler with the skills to get two college degrees, win several awards and move into a government job. Without the discipline, solid education and stellar encouragement I received at Butler - I am not sure any of this would have been possible. Anytime someone mentions that they are considering sending their child to Butler - I am always proud to tell them that I am an alumni and I loved my 4 years there!

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
The teachers and staff are great always make you feel welcome.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
I am proud to say 2 of my children have graduated from Butler, one to graduate this year, and one more forthcoming that is in middle school - I am very happy with the school and the fantastic staff they have working there.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
I love Butler and am proud to say that my son graduated in 2004 and my daughter will graduate in 2011. Butler is a very well rounded school with a staff that really cares about its students and parents. When I hear about other local schools and the problems they have with thier students and staff, I feel sad for them. I don't understand why every student in Jefferson County doesn't deserve a education in a great school like Butler! Keep up the good work Butler!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 16, 2009
Excellent Teachers, Administration and Staff members aid the students to acheive in all areas! Kudos to Butler!!

- submitted by a parent
September 14, 2009
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
September 11, 2009
Butler Traditional is an outstanding school. My daughter was fully prepared and transitioned will to college. The Administration is top-notch!

- submitted by a parent
May 15, 2009
I graduated from Butler and loved my time there. I got a great education and received a number of scholarships towards college. Yes, they have some strict rules but if you can get over that and focus on the quality education - your student will be a better person because of it. I would recommend this school to aynone!

- submitted by a community member
April 02, 2009
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
December 06, 2008
I love my school, its one of the best. Everything is good, so hope you love it too.

- submitted by a student
November 10, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
September 30, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
September 18, 2008
My kids love Butler. I am pleased with the education they have received. The teachers and staff seem to really care about the kids.

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 26, 2008
My daughter graduated from BTHS in 2007. She attended a Catholic grade school and the transition to Butler was seamless. I credit the staff at Butler with setting rules and expectations that are often not found in a public school. Butler has a very high level of parent participation which is uncommon in public schools. She was also very involved in sports. She has moved on to college and is very capable of handling college courses because of the academic preparation and study habits provided by Butler. She chose this school over the Catholic High Schools we visited and I feel it was a good fit for her. She was a NHS & BRTA Club member and thrived in all aspects of academic & sports environments.

- submitted by a parent
February 21, 2008
I was a student at bths and graduated in 2005 from there, I find that most of the upper level staff makes bad choices in the rules they choose to enforce. They have very unfair rules when it comes to the male vs female rules. I also feel that it was a complete waste of my time to even attend this school. I have moved on to be a very sucessful at Computer/IT Job and will never look back. I sugguest you think about the amount of grants your child well receive if they go to a school with less competition that way they well be able to afford college.

- submitted by a student
September 07, 2007
Butler is a wonderful school! After my son's bad middle school experience, we were glad he was able to attend a high school with great leadership and discipline and challenging classes. I feel he will be well prepared for college!

- submitted by a parent
August 23, 2007
Great school! My son is in his senior year and I am very pleased with his progrees!

- submitted by a parent
June 04, 2007
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
May 10, 2007
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a administrator
March 28, 2007
My name is Brittany Ryan , I am a Senior at Butler, I have enjoyed my Four years there . Butler offers many opportunities for a student that wants to succeed. However, You do have to work hard , Thanks to the Education I received at Butler ,and My Goals to succeed, I'm a 2006 Governor Scholar. Hard work ,The Teachers ,and Mr.Stites made that possible for me, and I will be forever grateful . Butler also offers many excel, and honor courses, They offer College courses which gets you off to a great start . All the staff is there to support you .I made a great choice in getting a Butler Education .I will miss everyone, However, I am excited to move on .I want to thank everyone there, And Mrs. G~~ .your the GREATEST Thanks for Everything , I will miss you .. Class Of '2007'

- submitted by a student
November 10, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a former student
September 19, 2006
My Daughter has attended Butler going on four years , She is now a Senior, Butler has helped her every step of the way, . If she needs help with anything they are there for her. Now that it is time for College preparation , her counselor has been a great help. As for academic programs, Butler offers a great variety of excel and advanced placement courses, My daughter is taking College courses which is offered at Butler , taught by U of L teachers. I feel she will be well prepared for College, She has terrific teachers also preparing her for College.They have strict policies and rules , which makes it a safe environment for kids. which is what more Schools need. The teachers, staff, and councilors at Butler care. Sharon R L

- submitted by a parent
May 12, 2006
Butler is a god school overall but is slowly going down the drain. Most students choose to exit the school due to the extra-strict rules which are inforced. Teachers within the school are fairly decent but problems are arroused here and there. It does look good to graduate with a Diploma from Butler Traditional High School but it's harder than most think. The Principle has allowed to much slack over the past years since taking up for Mr. Frick who made Butler what it is today. I would heavily re-consider before truely applying for Butler.

- submitted by a student
November 08, 2005
BTHS is a great school and reaches out to so many families and just gives you more than what is required. When a college see's you have a diploma from Butler it means something. It means you graduated from the Top Elite of schools in The United States. Butler teaches the youth of Louisville strict policies and how life will be after you graduate. It totally prepares you for College and guarantee's you a trip to the next level of life. Butler has great athletics as well; a Champion Baseball Program, Fearless Football Program, and Top Ranked Girls Soccer! Butler would/should be the first choice to send your child to school for High School.

- submitted by a former student
September 14, 2005
Butlers program is awesome from acedemics to extra curricular.

- submitted by a parent
February 02, 2005
I attended here my freshman year and loved it! I loved the atmosphere and the teachers were wonderful. If I was ever having trouble in a situation then there was always someone there to help me! The clubs and extracurricular activities were excellent they had a wide selection of thing to choose from. I loved it, but had to move to Mississippi.

- submitted by a former student
February 23, 2004
I attended BTHS for 4 years and loved every minute of it, meanwhile recieving a top notch eduation.

- submitted by a former student
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: December 16, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Butler Traditional High School
2222 Crums Ln, Louisville, KY  40216
(502) 485-8220
Last modified Butler Traditional High School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Butler Traditional High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 31 reviews. Top