SAT & ITBS Scores
Highlands Latin’s rigorous approach has proven that a focus on an academic culture, within a classical Christian setting, leads to impressive results. Highlands Latin is ranked in the top 1% of schools in the nation on the ITBS Standardized Test for K-8, and consistently scores among the top schools in the state on the SAT and ACT college admissions tests.
SAT and ACT Scores
Highlands Latin offers a tremendous academic value with the highest average SAT and ACT scores in Louisville.
|High School||ACT||2021 Tuition|
|Highlands Latin School||31||$8,375|
|Louisville Collegiate School||30||$25,700|
|Kentucky Country Day School||28||$24,050|
|Sacred Heart Academy||26||$14,750|
|Saint Xavier High School||26||$14,625|
|Christian Academy of Louisville||25||$12,375|
Highlands Latin Historical SAT and ACT Scores
|Class||SAT Reading||SAT Math||SAT Composite||ACT|
National Merit Scholars
Highlands Latin also has the highest percentage of National Merit students in Kentucky over the last 10 years with 26% of graduates recognized as National Merit Finalists or Commended
K-8 Standardized Test Results
Highlands Latin School uses the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test every student in Kindergarten-8th Grade. The ITBS is one of the longest running (since 1936), most respected, standardized tests in the country. It has been administered for years with little change, providing a consistent comparison of our students against others across the country.
In 2019, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools in the nation for the fifteenth year in a row. HLS students score more than 3 grades above their actual grade level. HLS 7th and
8th grades received the maximum possible grade equivalency on the ITBS, 13+. HLS students score about 2 grades above their grade level in kindergarten. By 7th grade, they score 5 grades above their grade level.