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Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 43%

Bardstown school information

IndexBardstownKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores44%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools101,15779,221
Total private schools229824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bardstown are 10% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Bardstown
  • 84.3% of people in Bardstown have completed 8th grade
  • 82.8% of people in Bardstown have completed high school
  • 17.4% of people in Bardstown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bardstown

      IndexBardstownKentuckyNational
      Completed 8th grade84.3%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school82.8%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college50.2%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.5%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.4%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters8.4%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%0.9%1.3%

      Bardstown, KY School Districts

      • Bardstown Independent School District
      • Nelson County School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bardstown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bardstown, KY schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Bardstown, KY, an average of 84.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Loretto, KY69363%27%
      Boston, KY33355%11%
      Bloomfield, KY95952%6%
      Taylorsville, KY1,33747%4%
      Lebanon Junction, KY1,85147%5%
      Bardstown, KY13,02644%10%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Muscoy, CA13,02522%56%
      Colonial Park, PA13,02545%8%
      Claremont, NH13,02235%30%
      Lake Tapps, WA13,03069%40%
      West Monroe, LA13,03175%52%
      Bardstown, KY13,02644%10%
      Source: The Bardstown, KY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.