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For the 2021 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 11,899 students in Lawrence County, PA. Lawrence County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Lawrence County, PA are Mohawk Senior High School, Wilmington Area High School and Neshannock Memorial Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lawrence County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 63% statewide average). Schools in Lawrence County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Lawrence County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Mohawk Senior High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    385 Mohawk School Road
    Bessemer, PA 16112
    (724) 667-7782

    Grades: 9-12 | 410 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Wilmington Area High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    350 Wood St
    New Wilmington, PA 16142
    (724) 656-8866

    Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Neshannock Memorial Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3832 Mitchell Road
    New Castle, PA 16105
    (724) 652-8709

    Grades: K-6 | 585 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Union Area High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2106 Camden Ave
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 658-4501

    Grades: 9-12 | 196 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Shenango High School Math: 57% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2550 Ellwood Rd
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 658-5537

    Grades: 7-12 | 536 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Wilmington Area Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    450 Wood St
    New Wilmington, PA 16142
    (724) 656-8866

    Grades: K-4 | 387 students
  • Rank: #77.
    New Castle Senior High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    300 E Lincoln Ave
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 656-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 748 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Neshannock Junior Senior High School Math: 51% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3834 Mitchell Rd
    New Castle, PA 16105
    (724) 658-5513

    Grades: 7-12 | 614 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Laurel Junior Senior High School Math: 53% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2497 Harlansburg Rd
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 658-9056

    Grades: 7-12 | 550 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Mohawk Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    351 Mohawk School Road
    Bessemer, PA 16112
    (724) 667-7782

    Grades: K-6 | 835 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Union Memorial Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 S Scotland Ln
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 652-6683

    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Laurel Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    223 Mccaslin Rd
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 658-2673

    Grades: K-6 | 554 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Lincoln Junior Senior High School Math: 51% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    501 Crescent Ave
    Ellwood City, PA 16117
    (724) 752-1591

    Grades: 7-12 | 745 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Union Area Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2106 Camden Ave
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 658-4501

    Grades: 6-8 | 167 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Perry Lower Intrmd School Math: 44% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    619 Portersville Rd.
    Ellwood City, PA 16117
    (724) 758-9458

    Grades: 3-4 | 263 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Shenango Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2501 Old Pittsburgh Rd
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 658-5566

    Grades: K-6 | 572 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Mohawk Junior High School Math: 47% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    385 Mohawk School Rd
    Bessemer, PA 16112
    (724) 667-7782

    Grades: 7-8 | 223 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Hartman Intrmd School Math: 39% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Crescent Avenue & 4th Street
    Ellwood City, PA 16117
    (724) 758-3241

    Grades: 5-6 | 261 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Lawrence County Ctc Vocational School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    750 Phelps Way
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 658-3583

    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Wilmington Area Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Wood St
    New Wilmington, PA 16142
    (724) 656-8866

    Grades: 5-8 | 355 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Washington Intrmd School Math: 23% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    101 East Euclid Avenue
    New Castle, PA 16105
    (724) 656-4729

    Grades: 3-6 | 991 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    New Castle Junior High School Math: 21% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    310 E Lincoln Ave
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 656-4700

    Grades: 7-8 | 477 students
  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.
    Croton Pre-kdg Center
    420 Fern St
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 656-4815

    Grades: PK | 98 students
  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.900 East Main St.
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 656-4735

    Grades: K-2 | 810 students
  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.Orchard & North Streets
    Ellwood City, PA 16117
    (724) 752-1381

    Grades: K-2 | 394 students
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