Top 3 Best Norristown Public High Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 3,386 students in Norristown, PA. The top ranked public high schools in Norristown, PA are Methacton High School, Norristown Area High School and Roosevelt Altern School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Norristown, PA public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Pennsylvania public high school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 64% statewide average). High schools in Norristown have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Pennsylvania public high schools.
Norristown, PA public high school have a Graduation Rate of 85%, which is less than the Pennsylvania average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Methacton High School, with 94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Pennsylvania or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania public high school average of 32% (majority Black).

Best Norristown, PA Public High Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Methacton High School
Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1005 Kriebel Mill Road
Norristown, PA 19403
(610) 489-5000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,554 students
Rank: #22.
Norristown Area High School
Math: 49% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 Eagle Dr
Norristown, PA 19403
(610) 630-5090
Grades: 9-12
| 1,714 students
Rank: #33.
Roosevelt Altern School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1161 Markley St
Norristown, PA 19401
(610) 275-9720
Grades: 9-12
| 118 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Norristown, Pennsylvania

Norristown, Pennsylvania Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2765 Egypt Rd
Norristown, PA 19403
(610) 489-5000
Grades: K-4
| 452 students

Recent Articles

New Federal Guidelines Open School Doors to Immigrant Children
New Federal Guidelines Open School Doors to Immigrant Children
The Obama Administration recently warned states that refusing enrollment to students based on citizenship or immigration status violates federal law.
Pros and Cons of Public School Exit Exams
Pros and Cons of Public School Exit Exams
Learn about whether public school exit exams will be a benefit or drawback for students.
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
August 02, 2021
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
The 2020-21 school year was unlike any other and hopefully not one we’ll repeat anytime soon. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the face of America’s public education system and we’re still seeing the effects. In this article, we’ll explore the impact of the pandemic on America’s public schools, see how they responded, and talk about some tips for returning to in-person education this fall.