Recognized as a Mayor's Top Apple Every 1 Reads School of Excellence in 2007, 2008, and 2009
 • Summary of 2012 K-PREP testing results: ◦Carter's overall school score of 73.5 out of 100 classifies it as a Distinguished school in Kentucky, the highest classification a school can receive.
 ◦ Our Distinguished classification means we are also recognized as a Kentucky School of Distinction, and we are one of only seven elementary schools to receive this acknowledgment in JCPS.

 ◦ Carter's overall school score places us at the 96th percentile in the state, which means we outperformed 95 percent of all other elementary schools in Kentucky.
 ◦ Carter had the fifth-highest score among the 90 elementary schools in JCPS.
 ◦ Carter had the 22nd-highest score out of 733 elementary schools in the state.

 • Summary of 2013 K-PREP Testing Results:
 ◦ Carter’s overall school score of 70.3 classifies us as aDistinguished school in Kentucky for the second year in a row.
 ◦ Carter’s overall school score places us at the 91st percentile in the state.
 ◦ Carter had the fifth highest score among the 90 elementary schools in JCPS.
 ◦ Carter’s overall school score places us in the top 50 elementary schools in the state.


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A Commitment to Excellence for All Students

We are on a mission to provide a world-class education for all of our students. Come be a part of the excellent tradition at Jessie R. Carter Traditional Elementary School!