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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 105 top blue ribbon public schools in Pennsylvania, serving 53,939 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Top Pennsylvania Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Fairchance A L Wilson Elementary School
    100 Al Wilson Drive
    Fairchance, PA 15436
    (724)564-7434

    227 students
    Year: 2006
  • Bala Cynwyd Ad Prima Charter School Charter School
    3556 Frankford Avenue, 124 Bry
    Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
    (267)403-2672

    713 students
    Year: 2009
  • Christiana Bart-colerain Elementary School
    1336 Noble Rd
    Christiana, PA 17509
    (717)529-2181

    265 students
    Year: 2006, 2013
  • Bloomsburg Beaver-main Elementary School
    245 Beaver Valley Road
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    (570)784-0309

    107 students
    Year: 2005, 2009
  • Bentleyville Bentworth Senior High School
    75 Bearcat Dr
    Bentleyville, PA 15314
    (724)239-5911

    347 students
    Year: 2015
  • Bloomsburg Bloomsburg Area High School
    1200 Railroad St
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    (570)784-6100

    424 students
    Year: 2018
  • Philadelphia Bodine William W High School Magnet School
    1101 N 4th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19123
    (215)351-7332

    445 students
    Year: 2009
  • Carbondale Carbondale Elementary School
    103 Brooklyn St
    Carbondale, PA 18407
    (570)282-5656

    960 students
    Year: 2011
  • Lairdsville Carl G Renn Elementary School
    183 School Lane
    Lairdsville, PA 17742
    (570)584-3070

    236 students
    Year: 2004
  • Sharon Case Avenue Elementary School
    36 Case Avenue
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724)983-4015

    555 students
    Year: 2011
  • Philadelphia Central High School Magnet School
    1700 W Olney Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19141
    (215)276-5262

    2241 students
    Year: 2011
  • Chadds Ford Chadds Ford Elementary School
    3 Baltimore Pike
    Chadds Ford, PA 19317
    (610)388-1112

    358 students
    Year: 2008
  • Brookhaven Coebourn Elementary School
    1 Coebourn Boulevard
    Brookhaven, PA 19015
    (610)497-6300

    355 students
    Year: 2011
  • Johnstown Conemaugh Township Area Elementary School
    1516 Tire Hill Rd
    Johnstown, PA 15905
    (814)479-4080

    427 students
    Year: 2010
  • Coraopolis Cornell Elementary School
    1099 Maple Street Ext
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
    (412)264-5010

    349 students
    Year: 2010
  • Milford Delaware Valley Middle School
    258 Route 6 And 209
    Milford, PA 18337
    (570)296-1830

    506 students
    Year: 2010
  • Devon Devon Elementary School
    400 S Fairfield Rd
    Devon, PA 19333
    (610)240-1450

    592 students
    Year: 2010
  • Oakdale Donaldson Elementary School
    600 Donaldson Road
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    (724)213-1010

    506 students
    Year: 2014
  • Erie Edison Elementary School
    1921 E Lake Rd
    Erie, PA 16511
    (814)874-6470

    520 students
    Year: 2007
  • Pittsburgh Fairview Elementary School
    738 Dorseyville Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    (412)963-9315

    353 students
    Year: 2016
  • Chambersburg Falling Spring Elementary School
    1006 Falling Spring Rd
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    (717)261-3440

    288 students
    Year: 2017
  • Philadelphia Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School Charter School
    1023 Callowhill St
    Philadelphia, PA 19123
    (215)569-2600

    479 students
    Year: 2016
  • Forest City Forest City Regional Elementary School
    100 Susquehanna Street
    Forest City, PA 18421
    (570)785-2410

    425 students
    Year: 2011
  • Sewickley Franklin Elementary School
    2401 Rochester Rd
    Sewickley, PA 15143
    (412)366-9663

    380 students
    Year: 2017
  • Philadelphia Franklin Learning Center Magnet School
    616 N 15th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19130
    (215)684-5916

    868 students
    Year: 2010
  • Philadelphia Franklin Towne Charter High School Charter School
    5301 Tacony St Building 108, B
    Philadelphia, PA 19137
    (215)289-5000

    1196 students
    Year: 2014
  • Pittsburgh Fred L Aiken Elementary School
    881 Greentree Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15220
    (412)921-9166

    178 students
    Year: 2011
  • Picture Rocks George A Ferrell Elementary School
    34 Court Street
    Picture Rocks, PA 17762
    (570)584-3341

    153 students
    Year: 2018
  • Scranton George Bancroft #34 Elementary School
    1002 Albright Ave
    Scranton, PA 18508
    (570)348-3667

    229 students
    Year: 2004
  • Mechanicsburg Good Hope Middle School
    451 Skyport Rd
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
    (717)761-1865

    1027 students
    Year: 2017
  • Malvern Great Valley Middle School
    255 North Phoenixville Pike
    Malvern, PA 19355
    (610)644-6440

    980 students
    Year: 2016
  • Philadelphia Greenfield Albert M School
    2200 Chestnut St
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (215)299-3566

    608 students
    Year: 2018
  • Greenville Greenville Junior Senior High School
    9 Donation Road
    Greenville, PA 16125
    (724)588-2500

    631 students
    Year: 2017
  • Allison Park Hampton High School
    2929 Mccully Rd
    Allison Park, PA 15101
    (412)492-6376

    1037 students
    Year: 2016
  • Bethlehem Hanover Elementary School
    3890 Jacksonville Rd
    Bethlehem, PA 18017
    (610)691-3210

    236 students
    Year: 2003
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