Published: 7/8/2013 2:31 PM

Kentucky’s public schools serve more than 670,000 students, from preschool through high school. The ultimate goal of the state’s public education system is to ensure that all students graduate college- and/or career-ready.


College and Career Readiness for All

Learn about Kentucky’s efforts to ensure that all students are ready for college and careers and find resources to help.
Find information on Advanced Placement (AP), dual credit, early/middle college, International Baccalaureate and performance-based credit.

Student Health Services

Find student health forms, information about immunizations and more on this page.
College and Career Advising
Learn about the Individual Learning Plan, Operation Preparation and other activities here.


About Schools and Districts

Kentucky has a total of 173 school districts and 1,233 schools. On this page, find contact information, school addresses, links to school websites and details about the academic performance of specific schools. Information about homeschooling also is available here.

Unbridled Learning

Kentucky’s Unbridled Learning initiative includes the Kentucky Department of Education’s work around college and career readiness. Unbridled Learning includes assessment, accountability, school and district progress toward improvement and much more.
Learn about public school tests and results on this page.