Top 10 Best Luzerne County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 64 public schools serving 40,649 students in Luzerne County, PA. Luzerne County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Luzerne County, PA are Dallas Sr. High School, Nescopeck Elementary School and Wycallis Primary Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Luzerne County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Luzerne County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Luzerne County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dallas Sr. High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2030 Conyngham Avenue
Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 674-7230
Grades: 9-12
| 796 students
Rank: #22.
Nescopeck Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
315 Dewey St
Nescopeck, PA 18635
(570) 759-6400
Grades: K-4
| 169 students
Rank: #33.
Wycallis Primary Center
Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2010 Conyngham Avenue
Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 674-7283
Grades: K-2
| 481 students
Rank: #44.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
117 Spruce Street
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 474-5942
Grades: K-6
| 612 students
Rank: #55.
Dallas Intermediate School
Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2000 Conyngham Avenue
Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 674-7271
Grades: 3-5
| 574 students
Rank: #66.
Wyoming Area Primary Center
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
55 Tenth Street
Wyoming, PA 18644
(570) 693-1914
Grades: 1-3
| 430 students
Rank: #77.
Crestwood Secondary Campus
Math: 62% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
281 S Mountain Blvd
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 474-6782
Grades: 7-12
| 1,362 students
Rank: #88.
Rice Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3700 Church Road
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 868-3161
Grades: K-6
| 790 students
Rank: #99.
Pittston Area Sr. High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5 Stout Street Yatesville
Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-2415
Grades: 9-12
| 1,007 students
Rank: #1010.
Dallas MiddleSchool
Math: 47% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2020 Conyngham Avenue
Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 674-7245
Grades: 6-8
| 574 students
Rank: #1111.
Lehman-jackson Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1237 Market St
Lehman, PA 18627
(570) 675-2165
Grades: K-6
| 378 students
Rank: #1212.
Chester Street Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
110 East Chester Street
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 287-2438
Grades: 1-5
| 259 students
Rank: #1313.
Pittston City Intrmd Center
Math: 53% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
110 New Street
Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-2415
Grades: 2-4
| 696 students
Rank: #1414.
Wyoming Valley West Sr. High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Wadham Street
Plymouth, PA 18651
(570) 779-5361
Grades: 9-12
| 1,247 students
Rank: #1515.
Wyoming Area Intermediate Center
Math: 47% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Montgomery Avenue
Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 654-1404
Grades: 4-6
| 485 students
Rank: #1616.
Lake-noxen Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
135 West Point Ave
Lehman, PA 18627
(570) 639-1129
Grades: K-6
| 267 students
Rank: #1717.
Northwest Area High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
243 Thorne Hill Rd
Shickshinny, PA 18655
(570) 542-4126
Grades: 7-12
| 455 students
Rank: #1818.
Lake-lehman Jr. Sr. High School
Math: 46% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1128 Old Route 115
Lehman, PA 18627
(570) 675-7458
Grades: 7-12
| 821 students
Rank: #1919.
Bear Creek Community Charter School
Charter School
Math: 42% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
30 Charter School Way
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 820-4070
Grades: K-8
| 466 students
Rank: #2020.
Solomon/plains Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
41 Abbott St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
(570) 826-7222
Grades: K-6
| 784 students
Rank: #2121.
Dana El Center
Math: 40% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Dana Street
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 283-0591
Grades: K-5
| 501 students
Rank: #2222.
Valley El/ms
Math: 39% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Rock Glen Rd
Sugarloaf, PA 18249
(570) 459-3111
Grades: K-8
| 883 students
Rank: #2323.
Wilkes-barre Area Sd Stem Academy
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
341 Carey Ave
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 826-7111
Grades: 9-12
| 67 students
Rank: #2424.
Drums El/ms
Math: 37% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
85 South Old Turnpike Road
Drums, PA 18222
(570) 459-3111
Grades: K-8
| 703 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Hazleton Area Career Center
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1451 W 23rd St
Hazleton, PA 18202
(570) 459-3221
Grades: 9-12
| 1 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Wilkes-barre Area Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Jumper Road Plains Township
Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
(570) 822-4131
Grades: 9-12
| 24 students
Rank: #2727.
Wyoming Area Sec Center
Math: 39% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
252 Memorial St
Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 655-2836
Grades: 7-12
| 1,006 students
Rank: #2828.
Hazleton Area High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1601 W 23rd St
Hazleton, PA 18202
(570) 459-3221
Grades: 9-12
| 3,600 students
Rank: #2929.
Greater Nanticoke Area Sr. High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
425 Kosciuszko St
Nanticoke, PA 18634
(570) 735-7781
Grades: 9-12
| 675 students
Rank: #3030.
James M Coughlin Jr. Sr. High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
80 N Washington St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
(570) 826-7111
Grades: 9-12
| 896 students
Rank: #3131.
Northwest Area Intermediate School
Math: 37% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
21 Sunset Lake Rd
Shickshinny, PA 18655
(570) 256-3649
Grades: 3-6
| 285 students
Rank: #3232.
Ross Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5148 Main Rd
Lehman, PA 18627
(570) 477-5050
Grades: K-6
| 196 students
Rank: #3333.
Pittston Area MiddleSchool
Math: 32% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
120 New Street
Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-2415
Grades: 5-8
| 1,024 students
Rank: #3434.
Lee Park Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
99 Lee Park Ave
Wilkes Barre, PA 18706
(570) 824-4741
Grades: 2-3
| 290 students
Rank: #3535.
Wyoming Valley West MiddleSchool
Math: 23% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Chester Street
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 287-2131
Grades: 6-8
| 1,164 students
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Luzerne County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
East Fourth St
Hazleton, PA 18201
(570) 459-3111
Grades: PK-1
| 104 students
611 Walnut St
Pittston, PA 18641
(570) 654-0503
Grades: K
| 267 students
281 S Mountain Blvd
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 474-6782
Grades: 9-12
| 889 students
281 S Mountain Blvd
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 474-6782
Grades: 7-8
| 498 students
West Vine St
Shickshinny, PA 18655
(570) 542-7001
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
1400 W 23rd St
Hazleton, PA 18201
(570) 459-3186
Grades: K-6
| 752 students
513 Kosciuszko St
Nanticoke, PA 18634
(570) 735-6450
Grades: 2
| 171 students
25 Robert St
Nanticoke, PA 18634
(570) 735-3740
Grades: K-1
| 351 students
Outlet Road
Lehman, PA 18627
(570) 675-2165
Grades: 7-8
| 370 students
165 West Main St
Plymouth, PA 18651
(570) 779-9529
Grades: K-5
| 364 students
230 Pringle St
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 287-5338
Grades: K-5
| 136 students
635 Sutton Creek Road
Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 388-6527
Grades: K-5
| 96 students

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