Nicholasville school information

Average Test Scores49%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools91,15779,221
Total private schools129824,874
Total post-secondary schools11307,963
The Nicholasville, KY educational system consists of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Nicholasville public schools have average test scores of 49% which is 5% higher than than the Kentucky average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Nicholasville public schools is 14:1, compared to 16:1 in Kentucky and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 75.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 72.7% have completed high school, 21.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Nicholasville are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Nicholasville.
  • 75.6% of people in Nicholasville have completed 8th grade.
  • 72.7% of people in Nicholasville have completed high school.
  • 21.4% of people in Nicholasville have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Nicholasville

Completed 8th grade75.6%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school72.7%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college49.2%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.8%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.4%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters7.4%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Nicholasville (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Versailles, KY9,09158%17%
Burgin, KY1,26654%10%
Lexington-Fayette, KY311,52949%0%
Wilmore, KY6,18135%29%
Nicholasville, KY29,24949%0%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fleming Island, FL29,24771%44%
Lake Magdalene, FL29,23335%28%
Oak Ridge, TN29,28557%17%
Williamsport, PA29,18052%6%
Herriman, UT29,17649%0%
Nicholasville, KY29,24949%0%
Source: The Nicholasville, 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.