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2016 Year in Review

Recent longitudinal research reveals over four times as many AdvanceKentucky students enroll in AP coursework as their peers and AP coursework has a significant impact on college persistence

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Hour of Code

Help us bring computer science to more students in your community by encouraging participation in an Hour of Code during Computer Science Education Week, December 5-11, 2016!

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Student Study Sessions

Student Study Sessions provide AP math, science, and English students a unique opportunity to explore key concepts and themes crucial to success in each course.

Dates and Locations

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Nearly 3,500 KY Teachers Have Attended Laying the Foundation

We applaud all who have put in the hard work at LTF and encourage application of the lessons in your classroom throughout the year.

2017 Training Dates and Locations Posted Here


Interested in AdvanceKentucky visiting your school to learn more and ask questions?

If you’d like to meet with a member of the AdvanceKentucky team to learn more about the program elements and dramatic results, contact to schedule an informal visit to your school/district this summer.

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Upcoming Events

Student Study Session Calendar



University of Louisville
June 19-23, 2017
July 17-21, 2017

Western Kentucky University
June 26-30, 2017

AP Student Voice: Why Open Enrollment Matters

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The elements of success are integrated into a holistic strategy focused on student access, engagement,  and success.  

Collectively these interrelated components promote and support a school culture of high expectations for rigorous student learning and open enrollment in Advanced Placement* courses.

AdvanceKY Schools

Our Mission

AdvanceKentucky's mission is to work with local, state and national partners to dramatically expand access to and participation and success in rigorous college-level work in high school, particularly among student populations traditionally underrepresented in these courses.

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200 W. Vine St. Suite 420
Lexington, KY 40507