Website: Most of Kentucky's Top 10 School Districts are in NKY
The website Backgroundchecks.org released its list of the top 100 school districts in Kentucky and most of the top ten are found in Northern Kentucky.
There are more than 170 districts in Kentucky.
The site used a methodology that factored in student achievement (math and reading scores), dropout rates, school funding, and area poverty rates.
Local districts that made the top 100 are:
1. Fort Thomas Independent
2. Beechwood Independent
4. Boone County
5. Campbell County
8. Walton-Verona Independent
10. Kenton County
64. Erlanger-Elsmere Independent
66. Pendleton County
74. Grant County
75. Williamstown Independent
87. Gallatin County
See the full list here.