Lexington Info

Lexington Schools

Lexington-Fayette County, Kentucky named # 2 out of 100 cities for "Best Cities for Education" by parenting magazine.
With its excellent pupil/teacher ratio (13.8:1) and high reading scores, Lexington, is a city with education as a top priority.

  • Education rank: 2
  • High School graduation rate 2008: 81%
  • Blue Ribbon Schools, 2003-2009: 4
  • Blue Ribbon Schools per 100,000 people: 1.42
  • NEAYC-accredited preschools: 9
  • NAEYC schools per 100,000 people: 3.19
  • NAEP State proficiency reading, grade 8: 267
  • Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8
  • Total Expenditures Per Student: $9,770


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Source: Parenting.com