Top 10 Best Lorain Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 9,281 students in Lorain, OH (there are 4 private schools, serving 760 private students). 92% of all K-12 students in Lorain, OH are educated in public schools compared to the OH state average of 89%. Lorain has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
The top ranked public schools in Lorain, OH are Constellation Schools: Lorain Community Elementary School, Hawthorne Elementary School and Horizon Science Academy Lorain. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lorain, OH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 64% statewide average). Schools in Lorain have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Ohio public schools.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 32% (majority Black).

Best Lorain, OH Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Constellation Schools: Lorain Community Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1110 W 4th St
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 204-2130
Grades: K-4
| 149 students
Rank: #22.
Hawthorne Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
610 W 20th St
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 246-1080
Grades: PK-5
| 195 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Horizon Science Academy Lorain
Charter School
Math: 57% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
760 Tower Blvd
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 282-4277
Grades: K-12
| 800 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Vincent Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2303 N Ridge Rd E
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 233-7113
Grades: K-4
| 528 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Durling Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 N Ridge Rd W
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 233-6869
Grades: 5-8
| 507 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Toni Wofford Morrison Es
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1830 40th St
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 960-7008
Grades: PK-5
| 276 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Constellation Schools: Lorain Community Middle School
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1110 W 4th St
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 242-2023
Grades: 5-8
| 130 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Larkmoor Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1201 Nebraska
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 288-3203
Grades: PK-5
| 388 students
Rank: #99.
Helen Steiner Rice Es
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4500 Tacoma Ave
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 240-1220
Grades: PK-5
| 262 students
Rank: #1010.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
200 W 31st St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 246-1114
Grades: PK-5
| 205 students
Rank: #1111.
Clearview High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4700 Broadway
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 233-6313
Grades: 9-12
| 463 students
Rank: #1212.
Palm Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2319 E 34th St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-1240
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students
Rank: #1313.
Lorain Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4119 Leavitt Rd
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 282-3127
Grades: K-8
| 577 students
Rank: #1414.
Admiral King Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
720 Washington Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 245-6315
Grades: PK-5
| 233 students
Rank: #1515.
Stevan Dohanos Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1625 E 32nd St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-1008
Grades: PK-5
| 244 students
Rank: #1616.
Longfellow Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Louisiana Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 246-1020
Grades: 6-8
| 363 students
Rank: #1717.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1025 W 23rd St
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 246-2187
Grades: PK-5
| 253 students
Rank: #1818.
New Beginnings
Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
307 W 7th St
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 277-8157
Grades: 9-12
| 101 students
Rank: #1919.
Summit Academy Community School Alternative Learners-lorain
Charter School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2140 E 36th St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-4110
Grades: K-5
| 72 students
Rank: #2020.
Lorain High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 Ashland Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 282-9191
Grades: 9-12
| 1,819 students
Rank: #2121.
Southview Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2321 Fairless Dr
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 830-4280
Grades: 6-8
| 444 students
Rank: #2222.
General Johnnie Wilson Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2700 Washington Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 246-1020
Grades: 6-8
| 419 students
Rank: #2323.
Summit Academy School - Lorain
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
346 Illinois Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 288-0448
Grades: 6-12
| 82 students
Rank: #2424.
Lorain Bilingual Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
309 W 7th St
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 434-6320
Grades: K-7
| 249 students
Rank: #2525.
Frank Jacinto Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2515 Marshall Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 960-5800
Grades: PK-5
| 253 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lorain, Ohio

Lorain, Ohio Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4125 Leavitt Rd
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 960-0470
Grades: K-12
| 255 students
2321 Fairless Dr
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 288-2203
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2500 Goble Dr
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-5156
Grades: PK-6
| 548 students
1600 E 31st St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-8186
Grades: PK-2
| 136 students
1800 Cleveland Blvd
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 288-0188
Grades: PK-6
| 567 students
2600 Ashland Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 282-2288
Grades: 9-12
| 510 students
2600 Ashland Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 282-8599
Grades: 9-12
| 505 students
Lorain Alternative Academy (Closed 2009)
Alternative School
Charter School
1800 West 40th Street
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 282-4087
Grades: 9-12
| 26 students
1800 West 40th Street
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 282-4087
Grades: K-6
| 17 students
401 Broadway Ave Suite 101
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 204-1095
Grades: 2-12
| 81 students
602 Washington Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 244-0200
Grades: 7-8
| 920 students
1800 West 40th Street
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 282-4087
Grades: 7-8
| 22 students
2270 E 42nd St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-7506
Grades: 9-12
| 422 students
2270 East 42nd St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-7912
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
2270 E 42nd St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-0107
Grades: 9-12
| 407 students
1800 West 40th St
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 282-5412
Grades: PK
| n/a students
3301 Meister Rd
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 282-4018
Grades: 4-6
| 124 students

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