Top 10 Best Delaware County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 115 public schools serving 79,312 students in Delaware County, PA (there are 124 private schools, serving 23,786 private students). 77% of all K-12 students in Delaware County, PA are educated in public schools (compared to the PA state average of 86%).
The top ranked public schools in Delaware County, PA are Valley Forge Elementary School, New Eagle Elementary School and Wallingford Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Delaware County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Delaware County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 38% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Delaware County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Valley Forge Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
99 Walker Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 240-1600
Grades: K-4
| 580 students
Rank: #22.
New Eagle Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
507 Pugh Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 240-1550
Grades: K-4
| 505 students
Rank: #33.
Wallingford Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
20 S Providence Road
Wallingford, PA 19086
(610) 892-3470
Grades: K-5
| 552 students
Rank: #44.
Hillendale Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1850 Hillendale Road
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
(610) 388-1439
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #55.
Radnor Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
20 Matsonford Road
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 788-9300
Grades: K-5
| 571 students
Rank: #66.
Ithan Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
695 Clyde Rd
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
(610) 527-1357
Grades: K-5
| 482 students
Rank: #77.
Swarthmore-rutledge School
Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 College Ave
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 892-3470
Grades: K-5
| 538 students
Rank: #88.
Chadds Ford Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3 Baltimore Pike
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
(610) 388-1112
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #99.
Chatham Park Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 Allston Rd
Havertown, PA 19083
(610) 853-5900
Grades: K-5
| 615 students
Rank: #1010.
Worrall Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2979 Pennview Ave
Broomall, PA 19008
(610) 359-4300
Grades: K-5
| 404 students
Rank: #1111.
Valley Forge MiddleSchool
Math: 69% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
105 W Walker Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 240-1300
Grades: 5-8
| 1,141 students
Rank: #1212.
Rose Tree Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1101 First Ave
Media, PA 19063
(610) 627-7201
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #1313.
Coopertown Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
800 Coopertown Rd
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
(610) 853-5900
Grades: K-5
| 482 students
Rank: #1414.
Radnor MiddleSchool
Math: 63% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
150 Louella Avenue
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 386-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 828 students
Rank: #1515.
Sabold Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
468 E Thomson Ave
Springfield, PA 19064
(610) 938-6500
Grades: 2-5
| 665 students
Rank: #1616.
Loomis Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
369 N Central Blvd
Broomall, PA 19008
(610) 359-4350
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #1717.
Wayne Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
651 W Wayne Ave
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 687-8480
Grades: K-5
| 542 students
Rank: #1818.
Scenic Hills Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
235 Hillview Dr
Springfield, PA 19064
(610) 938-6600
Grades: 2-5
| 670 students
Rank: #1919.
Nether Providence Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
410 Moore Rd
Wallingford, PA 19086
(610) 892-3470
Grades: K-5
| 504 students
Rank: #2020.
Roberts Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
889 Croton Road
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 205-3752
Grades: K-4
| 295 students
Rank: #2121.
Indian Lane Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
309 S Old Middletown Rd
Media, PA 19063
(610) 627-7101
Grades: K-5
| 477 students
Rank: #2222.
Lynnewood Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 Lawrence Rd
Havertown, PA 19083
(610) 853-5900
Grades: K-5
| 588 students
Rank: #2323.
Manoa Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 S Manoa Rd
Havertown, PA 19083
(610) 853-5900
Grades: K-5
| 688 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Culbertson Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3530 Goshen Rd
Newtown Square, PA 19073
(610) 359-4340
Grades: K-5
| 521 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Russell Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2201 Sproul Rd
Broomall, PA 19008
(610) 359-4310
Grades: K-5
| 343 students
Rank: #2626.
Media Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Front & Monroe Streets
Media, PA 19063
(610) 627-6801
Grades: K-5
| 490 students
Rank: #2727.
Glenwood Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
122 S Pennell Rd
Media, PA 19063
(610) 627-6901
Grades: K-5
| 516 students
Rank: #2828.
Bethel Springs Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3280 Foulk Road
Garnet Valley, PA 19060
(610) 579-3000
Grades: 1-5
| 458 students
Rank: #2929.
Springton Lake MiddleSchool
Math: 44% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1900 N Providence Rd
Media, PA 19063
(610) 627-6501
Grades: 6-8
| 936 students
Rank: #3030.
Pennell Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3300 Richard Rd
Aston, PA 19014
(610) 497-6300
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
Rank: #3131.
Garnet Valley Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
599 Smithbridge Rd
Glen Mills, PA 19342
(610) 579-4150
Grades: 3-5
| 737 students
Rank: #3232.
Haverford MiddleSchool
Math: 43% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1701 Darby Rd
Havertown, PA 19083
(610) 853-5900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,599 students
Rank: #3333.
Strath Haven MiddleSchool
Math: 47% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
200 S Providence Rd
Wallingford, PA 19086
(610) 892-3470
Grades: 6-8
| 863 students
Rank: #3434.
Richardson MiddleSchool
Math: 41% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
20 W Woodland Ave
Springfield, PA 19064
(610) 938-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 1,026 students
Rank: #3535.
Springfield High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
200 S Rolling Road
Springfield, PA 19064
(610) 938-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,374 students
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Delaware County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
801 Ashland Avenue
Glenolden, PA 19036
(610) 522-4375
Grades: 5-8
| 391 students
2717 W 10th Street
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 497-9282
Grades: K-9
| 424 students
1100 West 10th St
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 499-2100
Grades: 9-12
| 365 students
1701 Upland St
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 447-3660
Grades: 9-12
| 377 students
320 West 10th St
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 447-3801
Grades: PK-5
| 336 students
487 Devon Park Drive, Suite 20
Wayne, PA 19087
(215) 380-4809
Grades: K-6
| 412 students
100 College Ave
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 892-3470
Grades: K
| 175 students
501 W 9th St
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 447-3777
Grades: 6-8
| 291 students
600 Cypress St
Lansdowne, PA 19050
(610) 626-3223
Grades: 9-10
| 844 students
100 Green Ave
Lansdowne, PA 19050
(610) 284-8080
Grades: 11-12
| 775 students
26 And Wharton Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19113
(215) 952-6571
Grades: 7-12
| 226 students
1100 West 10th St
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 447-3650
Grades: 6-8
| 348 students
1555 Elmwood Ave
Folcroft, PA 19032
(610) 522-4381
Grades: 7-12
| 42 students
test 444 (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
Magnet School
Charter School
1001 Eagle Road
Wayne, PA 19087
(145) 668-6223
Grades: PK-2
| 100 students
1001 Eagle Road
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 989-1345
Grades: PK-6
| 85 students
test456 (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
Magnet School
Charter School
1001 Eagle Road
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 989-1345
Grades: PK-6
| 168 students
201 Bridgewater Rd
Brookhaven, PA 19015
(610) 447-3815
Grades: PK-8
| 527 students
200 Commerce Dr
Aston, PA 19014
(610) 494-2100
Grades: PK-8
| 442 students
200 Commerce Drive
Aston, PA 19014
(610) 494-2100
Grades: PK-12
| 490 students
224 S 6th St
Darby, PA 19023
(610) 534-5660
Grades: K-8
| 614 students
319 E 24th St
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 447-3790
Grades: 7-8
| 158 students
2800 Township Line Rd
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 447-3695
Grades: K-5
| 358 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Delaware County, PA?
The top ranked public schools in Delaware County, PA include Valley Forge Elementary School, New Eagle Elementary School and Wallingford Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Delaware County, PA?
115 public schools are located in Delaware County, PA.
What percentage of students in Delaware County, PA go to public school?
77% of all K-12 students in Delaware County, PA are educated in public schools (compared to the PA state average of 86%).
What is the racial composition of students in Delaware County, PA?
Delaware County, PA public schools minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public schools average of 38% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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