Top Kentucky Blue Ribbon Private Schools

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For the 2021 school year, there are 45 top blue ribbon private schools in Kentucky, serving 24,110 students.
These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence.

Top Kentucky Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2021)

  • School Location Students Year
  • 194 N Limestone
    Lexington, KY 40507
    (859) 254-1361

    n/a students
    Year: n/a
  • Ascenson
    (Roman Catholic)
    4600 Lynnbrook Drive
    Louisville, KY 40220
    (502) 451-2535

    203 students
    Year: 2019
  • Assumption High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    2170 Tyler Ln
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 458-9551

    877 students
    Year: n/a
  • 4 Grove St
    Alexandria, KY 41001
    (859) 635-2108

    252 students
    Year: 2018
  • 2407 Dixie Hwy
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859) 331-3062

    573 students
    Year: 2007, 2015
  • Christ The King School
    (Roman Catholic)
    412 Cochran Road
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 266-5641

    484 students
    Year: 2005, 2017
  • 700 S English Station Road
    Louisville, KY 40245
    (502) 244-3225

    1,765 students
    Year: 2010, 2020
  • Covington Catholic High School
    Covington Catholic High School Photo - A two-time National Blue Ribbon School, Covington Catholic High School's Mission is to "embrace the gospel message of Jesus Christ in order to educate young men spiritually, academically, physically and socially."
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    1600 Dixie Highway
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 491-2247

    586 students
    Year: 2007, 2016
  • Covington Latin School
    Covington Latin School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    21 East 11th Street
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 291-7044

    183 students
    Year: 2003
  • Holy Spirit School
    (Roman Catholic)
    322 Cannons Ln
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502) 893-7700

    439 students
    Year: 2007, 2014
  • 423 Cherrywood Road
    Louisville, KY 40207
    (502) 897-2785

    686 students
    Year: 2007, 2017
  • Immaculate Heart Of Mary
    (Roman Catholic)
    5876 Veterans Way
    Burlington, KY 41005
    (859) 689-4303

    539 students
    Year: 2006
  • 4100 Springdale Rd
    Louisville, KY 40241
    (502) 423-0440

    816 students
    Year: n/a
  • 2250 Clays Mill Road
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 277-7183

    840 students
    Year: 2007
  • Mary Queen Of The Holy Rosary School
    Mary Queen Of The Holy Rosary School Photo - Come see what makes Mary Queen of the Holy Rosary School a National Blue Ribbon school and one of the best private schools in Lexington! Contact us today for a personal tour! (859) 277-3030
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    605 Hill N Dale Road
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 277-3030

    448 students
    Year: 2011
  • Notre Dame Academy
    Notre Dame Academy Photo - Nestled in the hills of Park Hills, Kentucky, Notre Dame Academy has a beautiful and expansive campus.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    1699 Hilton Dr
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 292-1846

    566 students
    Year: 2012, 2019
  • 510 Breckenridge Ln
    Louisville, KY 40207
    (502) 895-5122

    436 students
    Year: 2018
  • Sacred Heart Academy
    Sacred Heart Academy Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    3175 Lexington Rd
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502) 897-6097

    842 students
    Year: 1998
  • Sacred Heart Model School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    3107 Lexington Road
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502) 896-3931

    359 students
    Year: 2018
  • St. Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1322 Sleepy Hollow Road
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859) 261-0543

    382 students
    Year: 2009
  • St. Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1800 Newburg Road
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 458-2850

    382 students
    Year: 2014, 2020
  • 1395 Girard Dr
    Louisville, KY 40222
    (502) 425-1804

    616 students
    Year: 2004, 2015
  • Saint Aloysius School
    (Roman Catholic)
    122 Mt. Mercy Drive
    Pewee Valley, KY 40056
    (502) 241-8516

    417 students
    Year: 2014, 2020
  • 5313 Madison Pike
    Independence, KY 41051
    (859) 363-4314

    316 students
    Year: 2018
  • St. Dominic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    309 W Main St
    Springfield, KY 40069
    (859) 336-7165

    200 students
    Year: 2019
  • 1938 Alfresco Pl
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 459-3088

    261 students
    Year: 2016
  • St. Gabriel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    5503 Bardstown Road
    Louisville, KY 40291
    (502) 239-5535

    739 students
    Year: 2015
  • 3755 Scheben Dr
    Erlanger, KY 41018
    (859) 525-0255

    545 students
    Year: 2012
  • St. Henry School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3825 Dixie Hwy
    Erlanger, KY 41018
    (859) 342-2551

    382 students
    Year: 2016
  • 401 Robinbrooke Blvd.
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (270) 765-7011

    489 students
    Year: 2012
  • St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2474 Lorraine Ct
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859) 578-2742

    316 students
    Year: 2006, 2017
  • St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    320 W Stephen Foster Ave
    Bardstown, KY 40004
    (502) 348-5994

    466 students
    Year: 2017
  • St. Margaret Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7813 Shelbyville Rd
    Louisville, KY 40222
    (502) 426-2635

    718 students
    Year: 2004, 2015
  • St. Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    9 S Jefferson St
    Alexandria, KY 41001
    (859) 635-9539

    419 students
    Year: 2016
  • St. Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1000 N Beckley Station Rd
    Louisville, KY 40245
    (502) 244-7083

    587 students
    Year: 2014
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