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For the 2021 school year, there are 279 public schools serving 142,617 students in Allegheny County, PA. Allegheny County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Allegheny County, PA are Fairview Elementary School, Mt Lebanon Senior High School and Hampton High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Allegheny 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 68% (versus the 63% statewide average). Schools in Allegheny County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Allegheny County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Fairview Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    738 Dorseyville Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    (412) 963-9315

    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mt Lebanon Senior High School Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    155 Cochran Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15228
    (412) 344-2003

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,761 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Hampton High School Math: 91% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2929 Mccully Rd
    Allison Park, PA 15101
    (412) 492-6376

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,000 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Upper Saint Clair High School Math: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1825 Mclaughlin Run Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,398 student
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Franklin Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2401 Rochester Rd
    Sewickley, PA 15143
    (412) 366-9663

    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Wexford Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    250 Brown Road
    Wexford, PA 15090
    (724) 935-4631

    Grades: K-3 | 446 students
  • Rank: #77.
    North Allegheny High School Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10375 Perry Hwy
    Wexford, PA 15090
    (724) 934-7200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,650 students
  • Rank: #88.
    South Fayette Township High School Math: 90% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3640 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc Donald, PA 15057
    (412) 221-4542

    Grades: 9-12 | 895 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Fox Chapel Area High School Math: 89% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    611 Field Club Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    (412) 967-2430

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,347 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Markham Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    165 Crescent Dr
    Pittsburgh, PA 15228
    (412) 344-2152

    Grades: K-5 | 326 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Hoover Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    37 Robb Hollow Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15243
    (412) 276-7411

    Grades: K-5 | 275 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Streams Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1560 Ashlawn Dr
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600

    Grades: K-4 | 503 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Bradford Woods Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    41 Forest Road
    Bradfordwoods, PA 15015
    (724) 935-5081

    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
  • Rank: #14-1914.- 19.
    Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    100 Warwick Dr
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600

    Grades: K-4 | 475 students
  • Rank: #14-1914.- 19.
    Foster Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    700 Vermont Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15234
    (412) 344-2162

    Grades: K-5 | 240 students
  • Rank: #14-1914.- 19.
    Howe Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    400 Broadmoor Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15228
    (412) 344-2157

    Grades: K-5 | 356 students
  • Rank: #14-1914.- 19.
    Jefferson Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11 Moffett St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15243
    (412) 344-2167

    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
  • Rank: #14-1914.- 19.
    Richland Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3811 Bakerstown Road
    Gibsonia, PA 15044
    (724) 443-1558

    Grades: K-3 | 469 students
  • Rank: #14-1914.- 19.
    William Penn Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    110 Woodlet Ln
    Bethel Park, PA 15102
    (412) 854-8522

    Grades: K-4 | 179 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Ohara Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    115 Cabin Lane
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    (412) 963-0333

    Grades: K-5 | 670 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Jeffery Primary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    201 Wetzel Rd
    Glenshaw, PA 15116
    (412) 492-1200

    Grades: K-3 | 170 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Baker Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2300 Morton Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600

    Grades: K-4 | 380 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Poff Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2990 Haberlein Rd
    Gibsonia, PA 15044
    (412) 492-6335

    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Hartwood Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3730 Saxonburg Blvd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    (412) 767-5396

    Grades: K-5 | 369 students
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Peebles Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8625 Peebles Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237
    (412) 366-9667

    Grades: K-5 | 369 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Mccormick Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2801 Beaver Grade Rd
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
    (412) 264-9440

    Grades: K-4 | 191 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Thomas Jefferson High School Math: 78% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    310 Old Clairton Rd
    Clairton, PA 15025
    (412) 655-8610

    Grades: 9-12 | 889 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Ross Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    90 Houston Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237
    (412) 318-1542

    Grades: K-6 | 647 students
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Boyce Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1500 Boyce Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600

    Grades: 5-6 | 649 students
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Marshall Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5135 Wexford Run Rd
    Wexford, PA 15090
    (724) 935-4044

    Grades: K-5 | 861 students
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Washington Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    735 Washington Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15228
    (412) 344-2142

    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    South Fayette Intermediate School Math: 79% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1200 Lt Will Way
    Mc Donald, PA 15057
    (412) 221-4542

    Grades: 3-5 | 801 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    South Fayette Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3700 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc Donald, PA 15057
    (412) 221-4542

    Grades: 6-8 | 801 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Rogers Primary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1500 Burchfield Road
    Allison Park, PA 15101
    (412) 492-1200

    Grades: K-3 | 208 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Moon Senior High School Math: 82% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8353 University Blvd
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
    (412) 264-9440

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,167 student
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