Top Pennsylvania Blue Ribbon Public Preschools

All
(105)
All
(105)
 
High
(28)
High
(28)
 
Middle
(30)
Middle
(30)
 
Elementary
(80)
Elementary
(80)
 
Pre-K
(11)
Pre-K
(11)
 
Charter
(9)
Charter
(9)
 
Private
(42)
Private
(42)
 
  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 11 top blue ribbon public preschools in Pennsylvania, serving 4,773 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 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Top Pennsylvania Blue Ribbon Public Preschools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • 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
  • Erie Edison Elementary School
    1921 E Lake Rd
    Erie, PA 16511
    (814)874-6470

    520 students
    Year: 2007
  • Forest City Forest City Regional Elementary School
    100 Susquehanna Street
    Forest City, PA 18421
    (570)785-2410

    425 students
    Year: 2011
  • Scranton George Bancroft #34 Elementary School
    1002 Albright Ave
    Scranton, PA 18508
    (570)348-3667

    229 students
    Year: 2004
  • Erie Harding School
    820 Lincoln Ave
    Erie, PA 16505
    (814)874-6550

    588 students
    Year: 2010
  • Midland Midland El/ms
    173 7th St
    Midland, PA 15059
    (724)643-8650

    299 students
    Year: 2007
  • Scranton Robert Morris #27 Elementary School
    1824 Boulevard Ave
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570)348-3681

    314 students
    Year: 2018
  • Tidioute Tidioute Community Charter School Charter School
    241 Main St
    Tidioute, PA 16351
    (814)484-3550

    305 students
    Year: 2013
  • Scranton William Prescott #38 Elementary School
    Prescott Avenue & Myrtle St
    Scranton, PA 18510
    (570)348-3683

    346 students
    Year: 2007
  • Windber Windber Elementary School
    421 Sugar Maple Dr
    Windber, PA 15963
    (814)467-5596

    551 students
    Year: 2012
Recent Articles
When asked to rank the quality of their child's school, most parents rated it a B average. And yet politicians would have you believe that the American public-school system is failing. How are America's public schools really doing, and how do we know?
The Common Core State Standards Initiative has changed the course of education in the United States, particularly with its emphasis on standardized testing. But how does standardized testing affect teaching quality? Keep reading to find out.
The high school graduation rate is in a constant state of change and dropout rates affect more than the individual student. Read on to learn about factors influencing high school graduation rates and what schools can do to improve them.