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Welcome to Model Lab School at Eastern Kentucky University

                  521 Lancaster Avenue, Richmond, KY 40475  •  859-622-3766

John Morgerson is the new Model High School basketball coach.Click here to read more.

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Model is the only remaining laboratory school in Kentucky, one of the characteristics that has established it as a school of choice throughout the region. As a laboratory school and part of the Eastern Kentucky University community, Model is able to provide unique opportunities for it students, including:

  • Family Atmosphere - Model's size allows for more individualized attention and a strong sense of family throughout the School; 
  • Tradition of Excellence - Whether a student is part of a family that has attended Model since its inception in 1906, or a first generation Model Patriot, there is a sense of pride and tradition upon joining our family; View book
  • Strong academic program - The average ACT score for the Class of 2018 was 25.3;
  • Model teachers are a part of the Eastern Kentucky University faculty;
  • Focus on providing World Class Education principles, P-12 - The Model core includes Humanities, Science, Mathematics, Art and Fitness. 
  • Model graduates will have transferable skills that can be applied to new situations using critical, creative, quantitative and computational reasoning.
  • Participation - Model graduates complete community service projects and participate in a club, organization and/or sport as part of their graduation requirements.
  • EKU Access - The majority of high school students take advantage of dual credit classes on-site on the Eastern Kentucky University campus.

Applications for the next class of future graduates are being accepted. Schedule a tour today

It's a great time to be a Model Patriot!



THANK YOU to these generous monetary sponsors of the Amazing Shake Club:


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EKU President Michael Benson 


Madison County Judge Executive Reagan Taylor

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