Jefferson County School District

Know your school choice options in Jefferson County Public Schools.

In the Jefferson County Public School District (JCPS), you have the option to attend the school near where you live, called the "resides school." There are six elementary school clusters, each with 10 to 12 schools. You also have the option to attend another school in your cluster. For high school, students may attend any high school in the district. In addition, at all levels there are magnet schools that provide a specialized learning environment or focus on a specific academic area.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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3332 Newburg Rd
Louisville, KY 40232
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PH: (502) 485-3011
yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 99,191 students
yellow arrow 176 schools
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District superintendent:
Sheldon Berman

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