Kentucky public schools http://wkyufm.org en Kentucky ACT Scores Up, but Still Trail U.S. Average http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-act-scores-still-trail-us-average <p>Kentucky's public high school seniors scored higher on the ACT college entrance exam than a year ago, but their performance remained below the national average, education officials said Wednesday. The average composite ACT score rose to 19.5 for Kentucky's public high school Class of 2012, up from 19.2 in 2011, according to data released by the state Department of Education. Wed, 22 Aug 2012 13:26:49 +0000 Associated Press 17871 at http://wkyufm.org Kentucky ACT Scores Up, but Still Trail U.S. Average