Top 10 Best Adams County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 12,482 students in Adams County, PA. Adams County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Adams County, PA are Littlestown Sr. High School, Gettysburg Area High School and Bermudian Springs High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Adams County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Adams County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Adams County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Littlestown Sr. High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
200 E Myrtle St
Littlestown, PA 17340
(717) 359-4146
Grades: 9-12
| 584 students
Rank: #22.
Gettysburg Area High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1130 Old Harrisburg Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6254
Grades: 9-12
| 1,012 students
Rank: #33.
Bermudian Springs High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7335 Carlisle Pike
York Springs, PA 17372
(717) 528-4113
Grades: 9-12
| 610 students
Rank: #44.
Biglerville High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
135 North Main Street
Biglerville, PA 17307
(717) 677-7191
Grades: 9-12
| 522 students
Rank: #55.
Fairfield Area High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4840 Fairfield Rd
Fairfield, PA 17320
(717) 642-8228
Grades: 9-12
| 317 students
Rank: #66.
New Oxford Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
116 Berlin Avenue
New Oxford, PA 17350
(717) 624-2157
Grades: K-3
| 573 students
Rank: #77.
New Oxford Sr. High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
130 Berlin Road
New Oxford, PA 17350
(717) 624-2157
Grades: 9-12
| 1,154 students
Rank: #88.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
98 Lefever Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6254
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
Rank: #99.
Franklin Twp Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
870 Old Route 30
Cashtown, PA 17310
(717) 334-6254
Grades: K-5
| 360 students
Rank: #1010.
Fairfield Area Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4842 Fairfield Rd
Fairfield, PA 17320
(717) 642-8228
Grades: K-4
| 307 students
Rank: #1111.
Conewago Valley Intrmd School
Math: 54% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
175 700 Road
New Oxford, PA 17350
(717) 624-2157
Grades: 4-6
| 785 students
Rank: #1212.
Gettysburg Area MiddleSchool
Math: 49% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
37 Lefever St
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6254
Grades: 6-8
| 753 students
Rank: #1313.
Biglerville Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3270 Biglerville Road
Biglerville, PA 17307
(717) 677-7191
Grades: K-3
| 458 students
Rank: #1414.
James Gettys Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
898 Biglerville Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6254
Grades: K-5
| 360 students
Rank: #1515.
Upper Adams MiddleSchool
Math: 47% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
135 North Main Street
Biglerville, PA 17307
(717) 677-7191
Grades: 7-8
| 270 students
Rank: #1616.
Bermudian Springs Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7335 Carlisle Pike
York Springs, PA 17372
(717) 528-4113
Grades: K-4
| 618 students
Rank: #1717.
New Oxford MiddleSchool
Math: 45% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Berlin Road
New Oxford, PA 17350
(717) 624-2157
Grades: 7-8
| 580 students
Rank: #1818.
Bermudian Springs MiddleSchool
Math: 40% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
7335 Carlisle Pike
York Springs, PA 17372
(717) 528-4113
Grades: 5-8
| 554 students
Rank: #1919.
Maple Avenue MiddleSchool
Math: 30% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
75 Maple Avenue
Littlestown, PA 17340
(717) 359-4146
Grades: 6-8
| 409 students
Rank: #2020.
Alloway Creek Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
162 Newark St
Littlestown, PA 17340
(717) 359-4146
Grades: K-5
| 815 students
Rank: #2121.
Fairfield Area MiddleSchool
Math: 37% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4840 Fairfield Rd
Fairfield, PA 17320
(717) 642-8228
Grades: 5-8
| 268 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Gettysburg Montessori Charter School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
888 Coleman Road
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-1120
Grades: K-6
| 179 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Vida Charter School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
Eisenhower Center, 120 E Broad
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-3643
Grades: K-6
| 221 students
Adams County Technical Institute
Vocational School
1126 Old Harrisburg Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6254
Grades: 11-12
| 6 students
136 Fohl Street
Arendtsville, PA 17303
(717) 677-7191
Grades: 4-6
| 388 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Adams County, PA

Adams County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
162 Newark Street
Littlestown, PA 17340
(717) 359-4146
Grades: 4-5
| 286 students
136 Fohl Street
Arendtsville, PA 17303
(717) 677-7191
Grades: 4-6
| n/a students
137 Rampike Hill Road
Bendersville, PA 17306
(717) 677-3300
Grades: 4-6
| n/a students
120 East Broadway
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6254
Grades: K-3
| 268 students
157 Lefever St
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6254
Grades: 2-3
| 121 students
21 Creek Rd
East Berlin, PA 17316
(717) 292-8069
Grades: K-4
| 109 students
150 E Myrtle St
Littlestown, PA 17340
(717) 359-4146
Grades: K-4
| 693 students

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