Top 5 Schools in This State
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Kentucky based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
College Success Award
These are some of the best public high schools in Kentucky at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
Academic Summary
Are the schools in ky offering opportunity for all students, or are some kids being left behind? Successful states are working to close the achievement gap.

Student Demographics
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Largest School Districts in Kentucky
  • Jefferson County
    97,936 students | LOUISVILLE, KY
    Grades PK-12 & Ungraded | 174 schools
  • Fayette County
    41,987 students | LEXINGTON, KY
    Grades PK-12 & Ungraded | 80 schools
  • Boone County
    20,750 students | FLORENCE, KY
    Grades PK-12 & Ungraded | 27 schools
  • Warren County School District
    16,293 students | BOWLING GREEN, KY
    Grades PK-12 & Ungraded | 38 schools
  • Hardin County
    14,787 students | ELIZABETHTOWN, KY
    Grades PK-12 & Ungraded | 28 schools
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Reviews From Schools in Kentucky
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Parent / Guardian
May 24, 2022
The level of discrimination I have seen against colored people at the school, is truly upsetting. There is a lot of sexism, racism, and especially favoritism. Sexism is demonstrated in the dress... More
Review for Whitefield Academy
Parent / Guardian
May 24, 2022
My children have attended a few schools and by far this is a bad school. No teacher communication. Bullying is a big issue at this school.
Parent / Guardian
May 23, 2022
There simply is no school like JFJ. Your child will be welcomed with a smile and a warm embrace daily. The teachers love their students like their own and truly love their job. In a career where there... More