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LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- Test scores allow the Kentucky Department of Education to compare students across the state. WDRB has been analyzing these numbers for the past few days, so we can make the information useful to you.
JCPS had schools in both the very top and very bottom percentiles in the state.
In high school, DuPont Manual is tops, the Brown School had the top-scoring middle school in the county, and Greathouse Shryock had the county's highest-scoring elementary school. All three scored as well as or better than 99 percent of the state's schools.
Here are the lowest-ranked schools in JCPS:
The Academy at Shawnee is the lowest-ranked high school, Frost is the lowest-ranked middle school, and Jacob is lowest on the elementary level. All three schools were in the bottom one percent in the state.
You can see the top five in each category below:
KY Rank Overall Score Top Performing Schools--JeffersonCounty
High Schools 99 87.3 DuPont Manual 98 77 Louisville Male 97 75.7 Brown School 86 63 Butler 83 61.8 Ballard
Middle Schools 99 75.9 Brown School 96 69.5 Barret TMS 91 66.1 Jefferson County TMS 82 62 Crosby 77 60.3 Meyzeek