Top 10 Best Chester County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 109 public schools serving 81,584 students in Chester County, PA. Chester County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Chester County, PA are Downingtown Stem Academy, Unionville High School and Conestoga Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Chester County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Chester County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Chester County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Downingtown Stem Academy
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
335 Manor Ave
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 269-8460
Grades: 9-12
| 815 students
Rank: #22.
Unionville High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
750 Unionville Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 347-1600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,368 students
Rank: #33.
Conestoga Senior High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
200 Irish Rd
Berwyn, PA 19312
(610) 240-1000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,197 students
Rank: #44.
Great Valley High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
225 North Phoenixville Pike
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 889-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,276 students
Rank: #55.
Hillside Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
507 Howellville Rd
Berwyn, PA 19312
(610) 240-1500
Grades: K-4
| 423 students
Rank: #66.
Pocopson Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1105 Pocopson Road
West Chester, PA 19382
(610) 793-9241
Grades: K-5
| 583 students
Rank: #77.
Pickering Valley Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
121 Byers Rd
Chester Springs, PA 19425
(610) 458-5324
Grades: K-5
| 483 students
Rank: #88.
Downingtown High School East Campus
Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
50 Devon Drive
Exton, PA 19341
(610) 363-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,789 students
Rank: #9 - 139. - 13.
Chadds Ford Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3 Baltimore Pike
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
(610) 388-1112
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #9 - 139. - 13.
Devon Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 S Fairfield Rd
Devon, PA 19333
(610) 240-1450
Grades: K-4
| 603 students
Rank: #9 - 139. - 13.
New Eagle Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
507 Pugh Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 240-1550
Grades: K-4
| 480 students
Rank: #9 - 139. - 13.
Shamona Creek Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
501 Dorlan Mill Rd
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 458-8703
Grades: K-5
| 624 students
Rank: #9 - 139. - 13.
West Chester Bayard Rustin High School
Math: 90% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1100 Shiloh Road
West Chester, PA 19382
(484) 266-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,301 students
Rank: #1414.
West Vincent Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2750 Conestoga Road
Chester Springs, PA 19425
(610) 469-5108
Grades: K-6
| 562 students
Rank: #1515.
Lionville Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
526 W Uwchlan Ave
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 363-6580
Grades: K-5
| 673 students
Rank: #1616.
Downingtown High School West Campus
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
445 Manor Ave
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 269-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,563 students
Rank: #1717.
West Chester Henderson High School
Math: 84% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 Montgomery Ave
West Chester, PA 19380
(484) 266-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,224 students
Rank: #1818.
Hillendale Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1850 Hillendale Road
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
(610) 388-1439
Grades: K-5
| 322 students
Rank: #1919.
Brandywine-wallace Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
435 Dilworth Rd
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 269-2083
Grades: K-5
| 540 students
Rank: #2020.
West Chester East High School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
450 Ellis Ln
West Chester, PA 19380
(484) 266-3800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,236 students
Rank: #2121.
French Creek Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3590 Coventryville Rd
Pottstown, PA 19465
(610) 469-5104
Grades: K-6
| 577 students
Rank: #2222.
Charlestown Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2060 Charlestown Rd
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 935-1555
Grades: K-5
| 333 students
Rank: #2323.
Owen J Roberts High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
981 Ridge Rd
Pottstown, PA 19465
(610) 469-5101
Grades: 9-12
| 1,591 students
Rank: #2424.
Valley Forge Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
99 Walker Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 240-1600
Grades: K-4
| 502 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Beaumont Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
575 Beaumont Rd
Devon, PA 19333
(610) 240-1400
Grades: K-4
| 392 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Wayne Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
651 W Wayne Ave
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 687-8480
Grades: K-5
| 576 students
Rank: #2727.
Springton Manor Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
400 Fairview Road
Glenmoore, PA 19343
(610) 942-8950
Grades: K-5
| 499 students
Rank: #2828.
West Bradford Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1475 Broadrun Rd
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 384-9030
Grades: K-5
| 588 students
Rank: #2929.
Uwchlan Hills Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
50 Peck Rd
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 269-5656
Grades: K-5
| 482 students
Rank: #3030.
Avon Grove High School
Math: 80% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
257 East State Rd
West Grove, PA 19390
(610) 869-2446
Grades: 9-12
| 1,724 students
Rank: #3131.
Kennett High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
100 East South Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 444-6620
Grades: 9-12
| 1,334 students
Rank: #3232.
North Coventry Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
475 Kemp Road
Pottstown, PA 19465
(610) 469-5105
Grades: K-6
| 648 students
Rank: #3333.
Exton Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
301 S Hendricks Ave
Exton, PA 19341
(484) 266-1400
Grades: K-5
| 550 students
Rank: #3434.
Charles F Patton Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
760 Unionville Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 347-2000
Grades: 6-8
| 997 students
Rank: #3535.
General Wayne Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
20 Devon Road
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 647-6651
Grades: K-5
| 444 students
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Chester County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
545 E Lincoln Hwy
Coatesville, PA 19320
(610) 383-3755
Grades: K-5
| 326 students
1425 E Lincoln Hwy
Coatesville, PA 19320
(610) 383-3735
Grades: 9-10
| 1,221 students
1191 Hares Hill Road
Phoenixville, PA 19460
(484) 927-5350
Grades: 1-5
| 410 students
225 Barnsley Rd
Oxford, PA 19363
(610) 932-8998
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
351 Kersey St
Coatesville, PA 19320
(610) 383-3740
Grades: 6-12
| 71 students
139 Modena Rd
Coatesville, PA 19320
(610) 383-4311
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
409 Center St
Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 444-6260
Grades: K-5
| 491 students
228 Highland Rd
Atglen, PA 19310
(610) 593-8223
Grades: 7-8
| 382 students
100 School Lane
Phoenixville, PA 19460
(484) 927-5450
Grades: K
| 294 students
446 West Gay Street
West Chester, PA 19380
(610) 696-0333
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
900 Ryan Blvd
Coatesville, PA 19320
(610) 486-2273
Grades: Inquire with school
| 24 students

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