We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 168 Pennsylvania schools made our rankings. View Rankings
In 11th grade, Pennsylvania high school students take assessments in reading, writing, math and science, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Pennsylvania students who show financial need may be eligible for the Pennsylvania State Grant Program, which provides funding to attend many colleges and universities across the country.
There are many Pennsylvania schools in the 2013 rankings of U.S. News Best High Schools. The highly ranked Julia R. Masterman Laboratory and Demonstration School is located in The School District of Philadelphia, which is roughly 100 miles from the state capital of Harrisburg.
Top Ranked PA Schools
To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.#1
1699 SPRING GARDEN ST, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19130#2
1560 VALLEY CENTER PARKWAY, BETHLEHEM, PA 18017#3
2825 STATE ST, ERIE, PA 16508#4
630 EVANS AVE, WYOMISSING, PA 19610#5
200 IRISH RD, BERWYN, PA 19312#6
1700 WEST OLNEY AVE, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19141#7
1825 MCLAUGHLIN RUN RD, PITTSBURGH, PA 15241#8
130 KING OF PRUSSIA RD, RADNOR, PA 19087#9
555 RED LION RD, HUNTINGDON VALLEY, PA 19006#10
750 UNIONVILLE RD, KENNETT SQUARE, PA 19348
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PA by the Numbers
Districts 570 High Schools 687 Full-Time Teachers 41,570 Students Enrolled 603,802
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The School District of Philadelphia supports 63 high schools that serve 47,433 students.
There are three high schools in the Central Bucks School District, serving 4,938 students.
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