Public Schools in Henderson County, Kentucky

There are 16 Public Schools in Henderson County, Kentucky, serving a population of 46,252 people in an area of 437 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,890 people, and 1 Public School per 27 square miles.

In Kentucky, Henderson County is ranked 107th of 120 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 48th of 120 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Henderson County Public Schools

Find Henderson County, Kentucky public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


A B Chandler Elementary School 11215 U.s. 60 Henderson, KY

AB Chandler Elementary School 11215 US Hwy 60 W Corydon, KY

Bend Gate Elementary School 920 Bend Gate Road Henderson, KY

Cairo Elementary School 10694 US Highway 41A Henderson, KY

Central Academy 851 Center Street Henderson, KY

East Heights Elementary School 1776 Adams Lane Henderson, KY

Henderson County Academy 1715 2nd Street Henderson, KY

Henderson County Career And Technology Center 2424 Zion Road Henderson, KY

Henderson County High School 2424 Zion Road Henderson, KY

Henderson County North Middle School 1707 2nd Street Henderson, KY

Henderson County South Middle School 800 South Alves Street Henderson, KY

Jefferson Elementary School 315 Jackson Street Henderson, KY

Niagara Elementary School 13043 Kentucky 136 Henderson, KY

South Heights Elementary School 1199 Madison Street Henderson, KY

Spottsville Elementary School 9190 U.s. 60 Spottsville, KY

Thelma B Johnson Early Learning Center 631 North Green Street Henderson, KY

About Henderson County Public Schools

Henderson County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Henderson County, KY. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Kentucky, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Henderson County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Henderson County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Henderson County Public School Statistics

Find Henderson County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Henderson County Public School Enrollment
 Henderson CountyKentucky
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment765 (72.2%)39,050 (63.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment567 (80.7%)48,829 (88.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)2,260 (88.4%)200,150 (88.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,021 (88.5%)199,259 (87.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,326 (93.4%)199,577 (88.3%)
Henderson County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Henderson CountyKentucky
Less than 9th Grade Education1,435 (4.5%)181,262 (6.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,928 (9.2%)260,397 (8.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)11,398 (35.7%)988,521 (33.1%)