Top 10 Best Erie County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 69 public schools serving 36,251 students in Erie County, PA (there are 30 private schools, serving 6,108 private students). 86% of all K-12 students in Erie County, PA are educated in public schools compared to the PA state average of 87%. Erie County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Erie County, PA are Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy, Clark Elementary School and Mill Village Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Erie County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Erie County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Erie County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy
Magnet School
Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2825 State St
Erie, PA 16508
(814) 874-6300
Grades: 9-12
| 806 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Clark Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3650 Depot Rd
Erie, PA 16510
(814) 897-2100
Grades: K-6
| 269 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Mill Village Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2757 East Center Street
Mill Village, PA 16427
(814) 796-2060
Grades: K-5
| 123 students
Rank: #44.
Fairview High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7460 Mccray Rd
Fairview, PA 16415
(814) 474-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 543 students
Rank: #55.
North East High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1901 Freeport Rd
North East, PA 16428
(814) 725-8671
Grades: 9-12
| 505 students
Rank: #66.
Klein Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5325 E Lake Rd
Erie, PA 16511
(814) 897-2100
Grades: K-6
| 320 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Harbor Creek Senior High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6375 Buffalo Rd
Harborcreek, PA 16421
(814) 897-2100
Grades: 9-12
| 649 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Mckean Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5120 West Rd
Mc Kean, PA 16426
(814) 273-1033
Grades: K-4
| 320 students
Rank: #99.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5145 Avonia Rd
Fairview, PA 16415
(814) 474-2600
Grades: K-4
| 678 students
Rank: #1010.
Rolling Ridge Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3700 Ridge Pkwy
Erie, PA 16510
(814) 897-2100
Grades: K-6
| 451 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Fort Leboeuf Sr. High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
931 N High St
Waterford, PA 16441
(814) 796-2616
Grades: 9-12
| 669 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Girard High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1135 Lake St
Girard, PA 16417
(814) 774-5607
Grades: 9-12
| 507 students
Rank: #1313.
Asbury Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5875 Sterrettania Rd
Fairview, PA 16415
(814) 836-6100
Grades: PK-5
| 523 students
Rank: #1414.
Mcdowell High School
Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3580 West 38th St
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 835-5403
Grades: 9-12
| 2,194 students
Rank: #1515.
Northwestern Sr. High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Harthan Way
Albion, PA 16401
(814) 756-9400
Grades: 9-12
| 422 students
Rank: #1616.
Robison Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1651 Robison Road West
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 796-3742
Grades: K-5
| 376 students
Rank: #1717.
Edinboro Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5390 Route 6n
Edinboro, PA 16412
(814) 273-1033
Grades: K-4
| 401 students
Rank: #1818.
Walnut Creek MiddleSchool
Math: 61% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5901 Sterrettania Rd
Fairview, PA 16415
(814) 835-5700
Grades: 6-8
| 512 students
Rank: #1919.
Elk Valley Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2556 Maple Ave
Lake City, PA 16423
(814) 774-5602
Grades: PK-4
| 562 students
Rank: #2020.
Belle Valley Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5300 Henderson Rd
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 835-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 567 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Corry Area High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
534 E Pleasant St
Corry, PA 16407
(814) 665-8297
Grades: 9-12
| 611 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Springfield Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11911 Bond St
East Springfield, PA 16411
(814) 756-9400
Grades: K-5
| 206 students
Rank: #2323.
Grandview Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4301 Lancaster Rd
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 836-6300
Grades: K-5
| 592 students
Rank: #2424.
Fairview MiddleSchool
Math: 59% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4967 Avonia Rd
Fairview, PA 16415
(814) 474-2600
Grades: 5-8
| 580 students
Rank: #2525.
Seneca High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10770 Wattsburg Rd
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 824-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 412 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
North East Intrmd Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 E Division Street
North East, PA 16428
(814) 725-8671
Grades: 3-5
| 346 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
North East MiddleSchool
Math: 59% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1903 Freeport Rd
North East, PA 16428
(814) 725-8671
Grades: 6-8
| 425 students
Rank: #2828.
Wattsburg Area El Center
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10780 Wattsburg Rd
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 824-3400
Grades: K-4
| 476 students
Rank: #2929.
Union City High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
105 Concord Street
Union City, PA 16438
(814) 438-7673
Grades: 9-12
| 311 students
Rank: #3030.
Waterford Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
323 Cherry Street
Waterford, PA 16441
(814) 796-4833
Grades: K-5
| 348 students
Rank: #3131.
Northwestern Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10450 John Williams Avenue
Albion, PA 16401
(814) 756-9400
Grades: K-5
| 331 students
Rank: #3232.
Rice Avenue MiddleSchool
Math: 57% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1100 Rice Ave
Girard, PA 16417
(814) 774-5604
Grades: 5-8
| 482 students
Rank: #3333.
General Mclane High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11761 Edinboro Rd
Edinboro, PA 16412
(814) 273-1033
Grades: 9-12
| 686 students
Rank: #3434.
Chestnut Hill Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1001 W 54th St
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 835-5550
Grades: K-5
| 339 students
Rank: #3535.
Fort Leboeuf MiddleSchool
Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
865 Cherry St
Waterford, PA 16441
(814) 796-2681
Grades: 6-8
| 508 students
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School
Location
Grades
Students
3325 Cherry St
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 874-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 68 students
1661 Buffalo Rd
Erie, PA 16510
(814) 874-6850
Grades: K-5
| 312 students
3325 Cherry St
Erie, PA 16508
(814) 874-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 930 students
230 E South St
Corry, PA 16407
(814) 665-9642
Grades: K-6
| 256 students
18700 Conelway Rd
Corry, PA 16407
(814) 665-9512
Grades: K-6
| 135 students
423 East Wayne St
Corry, PA 16407
(814) 665-6341
Grades: PK-6
| 501 students
1001 Atkins St
Erie, PA 16503
(814) 874-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 944 students
816 Park Ave N
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 874-6450
Grades: PK-5
| 531 students
3503 Peach St
Erie, PA 16508
(814) 874-6570
Grades: K-6
| 436 students
2310 Plum St
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 874-6770
Grades: K-6
| 533 students
3320 Caughey Rd
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 835-5487
Grades: 9-10
| 1,280 students
3580 W 38th St
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 835-5403
Grades: 11-12
| 1,217 students
3814 Asbury Rd
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 836-6888
Grades: K-12
| 82 students
3814 Asbury Rd
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 836-6888
Grades: Inquire with school
| 36 students
718 East 28th St
Erie, PA 16504
(814) 874-6600
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
3740 W 26th Street
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 835-5522
Grades: K-12
| 236 students
3227 Highland Rd
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 835-5395
Grades: K-5
| 266 students
3325 Cherry Street
Erie, PA 16508
(814) 874-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 692 students
1330 W 8th St
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 874-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 623 students
1432 Wilkins Rd
Erie, PA 16505
(814) 835-5493
Grades: K-5
| 258 students
650 East Ave
Erie, PA 16503
(814) 874-6700
Grades: PK-8
| 619 students
2138 Willow St
Erie, PA 16510
(814) 899-2171
Grades: K-3
| 366 students

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