- Norton Elementary named a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School by the US Department of Education -Details
- Norton Elementary is Louisville's TOP performing neighborhood elementary* - 2 years in a row!
- Designated a Parent Involvement School of Excellence by the National PTA
- Offers numerous programs and activities, including Academic Team, Robotics Club, STEM Club (Science Technology), Football, Soccer, Chess Club, Cross Country, Band and Orchestra, Basketball, Cheerleading, Boy Scouts, and Girl Scouts
* Neighborhood school defined as having a "resides area" taking surrounding students without a traditional program or special application process. Norton is the 3rd overall elementary according to 2017 KPREP Math and Reading scores.
Source of state test score information: Kentucky Department of Education School Report Card