Private Schools

INDEPENDENT

CAPITAL DAY SCHOOL

120 Deepwood Drive, Frankfort

Head of School: Tim Corkran

Enrollment: 96, Preschool-8th grade

Student-teacher ratio: Preschool through 1st, 8:1; 2nd-8th, 10:1

Founded: 1955

(502) 227-7121

www.capitaldayschool.net

 

KORE ACADEMY

4300 Nicholasville Road, Lex.

(For children with learning differences)

Principal: Carol Douglas

Enrollment: 37, 1st-12th grade

Student-teacher ratio: 8:1

Founded: 2003 / Info: 971-7129

www.koreacademy.org

 

THE LEXINGTON SCHOOL

1050 Lane Allen Road, Lex.

Head of School: Charles Baldecchi

Enrollment: 596, Two years old-8th Grade

Student-teacher ratio: 8:1

Founded: 1959 / Info: 278-0501

www.thelexingtonschool.org

 

REDWOOD COOPERATIVE SCHOOL

3534 Tates Creek Road, Lexington

Grades: K-3 (adding new grades each year)

Founded: 2014

Info: (859) 893-2316

www.redwoodcoop.org

 

SAYRE SCHOOL

194 North Limestone Street,

  Lexington

Head of School: Stephen Manella

Enrollment: 550, Preschool (ages 2-5) and K-12

Student-teacher ratio: 7:1

Founded: 1854

Info: (859) 254-1361

www.sayreschool.org

 

THE SHARON SCHOOL

For Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders & Learning Disabilities

200 Oak Tree Lane, Nicholasville

Director: Helen Sharon

Enrollment: K-12, Plus After School Counseling, Tutoring, & Social Skills Classes

Student-Teacher Ratio: 9:1

Founded 1994

Info: (859) 509-6892

sharonschool@msn.com

 

SPHINX ACADEMY

1591 Winchester Road, #101

  Lexington

Director of Education: Wafaa Elghoroury

Enrollment: Grades 6th-12th

Info: (859) 309-6372

www.sphinxacademy.com

CATHOLIC

CHRIST THE KING SCHOOL

412 Cochran Road, Lexington

Principal: Paula Smith

Enrollment: 522, Preschool 3 years-8th grade

Student-teacher ratio: PreK: 10:1, Elementary and Middle: 25:1

Founded: 1951 / Info: 266-5641

www.ctkschool.net

 

LEXINGTON CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL    

2250 Clays Mill Road, Lexington

President: Dr. Steve Angelucci

Principal: Sally Stevens

Enrollment: 835, 9th-12th grade

Student-teacher ratio: 18:1

*Founded: 1951 / Info: 277-7183

*St. Catherine’s Academy (founded 1823) and Lexington Latin School (founded 1924) merged.

www.lexingtoncatholic.com

 

MARY QUEEN OF THE HOLY ROSARY

605 Hill-N-Dale Drive, Lexington

Principal: Rebecca Brown

Enrollment: 425, Pre-K-8th grade

Student-teacher ratio: 15:1 to 25:1

Founded: 1960 / Info: 277-3030

www.maryqueenschool.cdlex.org

 

AGATHA ACADEMY

244 South Main Street, Winchester

Principal: John Pica

Enrollment: 148, Montessori-8th grade

Student-teacher ratio: Classes capped at 25

Founded: 1919

Info: (859) 744-6484

www.stagathaacademy.cdlex.org

 

JOHN CATHOLIC SCHOOL

106 Military Street, Georgetown

Principal: Dan Mardell

Enrollment: 171, Preschool through 8th Grade

Student-teacher ratio: 16:1

Founded: 1957

Phone: (502) 863-2607

www.stjohnschoolonline.org

 

LEO SCHOOL

255 Huntertown Road, Versailles

Principal: Dr. Helena DiBiasie

Enrollment: 152 Grades: PreK-8th grade

Founded: 1926

Info: (859) 873-4591

www.saintleoky.org

 

MARK CATHOLIC SCHOOL

115 Parrish Avenue, Richmond

Principal: Cathy Cornett

Enrollment: 70 / Grades: PreK-5 grade

Founded: 1967

Info: (859) 623-2989 ext. 4

www.saintmarkcatholicschool.com

 

MARY SCHOOL

1121 Main Street, Paris

Principal: Mrs. Lucy Marsh

Enrollment: 80, Montessori (3 & 4 year olds)-5th grade

Classes capped between 11-20 students

Founded: 1888

Info: (859) 987-3815

www.sms-ky.org

 

STS. PETER & PAUL SCHOOL

Early Childhood Campus: (Infants-Preschool) 133 Barr Street

  Lexington

Short Street Campus

(Kindergarten-8th Grade): 423 West Short Street, Lexington

President: Jeanne Miller

Principal: Candace James

Enrollment: 495, Infants-8th grade

Student-teacher ratio (K-8): 19:1

*Founded: 1989 / Info: 254-9257

*St. Paul (founded in 1913) and St. Peter (founded in 1954) merged in 1989.

www.sppslex.org

 

SETON CATHOLIC SCHOOL

1740 Summerhill Drive, Lexington

Principal: Gene Cahill

Enrollment: 370, Preschool-8th grade

Classes capped at 25

Founded: 2005

Info: (859) 273-7827

www.setonstars.com

CHRISTIAN

BLUE GRASS BAPTIST SCHOOL    

3743 Red River Drive, Lexington

Principal: Dr. Kevin Davidson

Enrollment: 172, K-12th grade

Student-teacher ratio: 17:1

Founded: 1969

Info: (859) 272-1217

www.bluegrassbaptist.com

 

CALVARY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

15 Redwing Drive, Winchester

Principal: Ned Hess

Enrollment: 376, PreK-8th grade

Info: (859) 744-0817

www.calvaryskids.net

 

FRANKFORT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

1349 U.S. Highway 421 South, Frankfort

Head of School:  Carrie Beth Tigges

Enrollment: 360, Preschool-12th grade

Student-teacher ratio: 14:1

Founded: 1995

Info: (502) 695-0744

www.frankfortchristian.org

 

GALILEAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

712 S. Fork Church Road, Liberty

Principal: Scott Jones

Enrollment: 70, Preschool-12th

Student/Teacher Ratio: 1:5

Founded: 1987

Info: (606) 787-4199 or (606) 787-5120

www.galileanhome.org/gca

 

LEXINGTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

450 W. Reynolds Road, Lexington

(Main office, preschool, elementary, junior high and high school)

Other location: Immanuel Baptist Church, 3100 Tates Creek

Road, Lexington)

Headmaster: Rick Burslem

Enrollment: 1,450 Preschool-12th grade

Student-teacher ratio: 16:1

Founded: 1989

Info: (859) 422-5700 or admissions@lexingtonchristian.org

www.lexingtonchristian.org

 

LEXINGTON LATIN SCHOOL

Classical Christian Education

Two Locations in Lexington:

Ashland Baptist Church, 483 West Reynolds Road

Quest Church, 410 Sporting Court

Headmistress: Jeannie Davis

Enrollment 245, Junior Kindergarten-12th Grade

Student-teacher ratio: 12:1

Info: (859) 940-7485

www.lexingtonlatinschool.com

LUTHERAN SCHOOL OF LEXINGTON

425 Patchen Dr., Lexington

Director: Jessica Childress

2 year olds to 5 year olds

Founded: 2007

Info: (859) 268-7787

www.lslexington.org

PROVIDENCE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY    

172 Southgate Drive, Georgetown

Principal: Rick White

Enrollment: 300, 2 years old-9th grade

Founded: 2004

Info: (502) 868-9393

www.pcageorgetown.org

 

SUMMIT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

2780 Clays Mill Road, Lexington

Principal: Linda Nelson. Enrollment: 110, Preschool-9th grade

Student-teacher ratio: 15:1

Founded: 1986

Info: (859) 277-0503

www.lexingtonsummit.org

 

TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

Lower School Campus (PreK-6th Grade): 3900 Rapid Run Dr., Lex.

Upper School Campus (7th-12th Grade): 3601 Winthrop Drive, Lex.

Headmaster: David Kirkendall

Enrollment: 360, PreK-12th Grade

Student-teacher ratio: 8:1; Avg. class size: 13

Founded: 1988

Info: (859) 271-0079

www.TrinityLex.org

VERITAS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

A Classical Christian school that employs a University Model Schedule, which combines private education and homeschooling.

2351 Alumni Drive, Lexington.

Enrollment: Pre K-12th

Info: info@veritaschristianky.org

www.veritaschristianky.com

 

WOODFORD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

320 Hope Lane, Versailles

Principal: Cara Meadows

Enrollment: 70, Age 3-7th grade

Largest class is 15

Founded in 1999

Info: (859) 873-0288

www.woodfordchristian.org

MONTESSORI

COMMUNITY MONTESSORI SCHOOL & MONTESSORI MIDDLE SCHOOL OF KENTUCKY

166 Crestwood Drive, Lexington

   Toddler through 3rd grade

725 Stone Road, Lexington

   4th through 8th grade

Administrator: Ann Evans

Enrollment: 145,  Toddler-8th grade

Affiliation: AMI / Founded: 1970

Info: (859) 277-4805

www.cmsmontessori.org

 

LEX. MONTESSORI SCHOOL

319 South Broadway Park, Lex.,

Director: RandiLynn Tucker

Enrollment: 65, 18 months-6th grade

Affiliation: AMS & MEI

Founded: 1980

Info: (859) 254-7034

www.lexkymontessori.org

 

MONTESSORI HIGHSCHOOL                         

620 South Broadway, Lexington

Director: Jennifer Pederson

Enrollment: 26, 9th-12th grade

Founded: 2011

Info: (859) 455-8064

www.montessoriky.org

 

PROVIDENCE MONTESSORI SCHOOL                                       

1209 Texaco Road, Lexington

Director: Carol Hiler

Enrollment: 300, 18 months-8th grade

Accreditation: AMS

Founded: 1965

Info: (859) 255-7330

www.providencemontessoriky.org

 

VERSAILLES MONTESSORI SCHOOL

480 Pinckard Pike, Versailles

Administrator: Tony Guagliardo

Enrollment: 95, Toddler-6th grade

Student-teacher ratio: Varies

Affiliation: AMI & AMS; Founded: 1987

Info: (859) 873-1998

www.versaillesmontessori.org