Top 10 Best Northampton County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 67 public schools serving 43,874 students in Northampton County, PA (there are 37 private schools, serving 6,642 private students). 87% of all K-12 students in Northampton County, PA are educated in public schools (compared to the PA state average of 86%).
The top ranked public schools in Northampton County, PA are Hanover Elementary School, Bangor Area High School and Miller Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Northampton County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Northampton County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 38% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Northampton County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hanover Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3890 Jacksonville Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 691-3210
Grades: K-5
| 227 students
Rank: #22.
Bangor Area High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
187 Five Points Richmond Rd
Bangor, PA 18013
(610) 599-7011
Grades: 9-12
| 908 students
Rank: #33.
Miller Heights Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3605 Allen St
Bethlehem, PA 18020
(610) 868-6441
Grades: K-5
| 338 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Asa Packer Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1650 Kenwood Dr
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 865-0660
Grades: K-5
| 336 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Moore Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2835 Mountain View Dr
Bath, PA 18014
(610) 837-1859
Grades: K-5
| 372 students
Rank: #66.
Southern Lehigh Intermediate School
Math: 55% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5438 Route 378
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 861-4040
Grades: 4-6
| 687 students
Rank: #77.
Governor Wolf Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1920 Butztown Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 867-8191
Grades: K-5
| 477 students
Rank: #88.
Kenneth N Butz Jr Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
960 Bushkill Center Rd
Nazareth, PA 18064
(610) 759-1118
Grades: K-4
| 563 students
Rank: #99.
Shawnee Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1315 Echo Trail
Easton, PA 18040
(610) 250-2400
Grades: K-5
| 599 students
Rank: #1010.
Farmersville Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7036 Wm Penn Highway
Easton, PA 18045
(610) 868-0471
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #1111.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
381 Washington Blvd
Bangor, PA 18013
(610) 599-7014
Grades: 3-4
| 416 students
Rank: #1212.
Lehigh Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
800 Blue Mountain Dr
Walnutport, PA 18088
(610) 767-1192
Grades: K-5
| 490 students
Rank: #1313.
Saucon Valley Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2085 Polk Valley Rd
Hellertown, PA 18055
(610) 838-7001
Grades: K-4
| 655 students
Rank: #1414.
Spring Garden Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 North Blvd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 868-6071
Grades: K-5
| 490 students
Rank: #1515.
Saucon Valley MiddleSchool
Math: 48% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2095 Polk Valley Rd
Hellertown, PA 18055
(610) 838-7001
Grades: 5-8
| 656 students
Rank: #1616.
Williams Township Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2660 Morgan Hill Rd
Easton, PA 18042
(484) 373-6170
Grades: K-4
| 234 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Lower Nazareth Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4422 Newburg Rd
Nazareth, PA 18064
(610) 759-7311
Grades: K-4
| 613 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Plainfield Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
539 School Rd
Nazareth, PA 18064
(610) 746-4436
Grades: K-3
| 393 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Shafer Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
49 S Liberty St
Nazareth, PA 18064
(610) 759-5228
Grades: K-4
| 572 students
Rank: #2020.
Saucon Valley Sr. High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2100 Polk Valley Rd
Hellertown, PA 18055
(610) 838-7001
Grades: 9-12
| 690 students
Rank: #2121.
Pen Argyl Area High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
501 W Laurel Ave
Pen Argyl, PA 18072
(610) 863-1293
Grades: 9-12
| 518 students
Rank: #2222.
Nazareth Area Intermediate School
Math: 42% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
355 Tatamy Rd
Nazareth, PA 18064
(484) 292-1111
Grades: 5-6
| 699 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Colonel John Siegfried Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1677 Lincoln Ave
Northampton, PA 18067
(610) 262-6430
Grades: K-5
| 810 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Tracy Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
990 Echo Trail
Easton, PA 18040
(610) 250-2556
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #2525.
Northampton Area High School
Math: 60% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1619 Laubach Ave
Northampton, PA 18067
(610) 262-7812
Grades: 9-12
| 1,868 students
Rank: #2626.
Defranco Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
267 Five Points Richmond Rd
Bangor, PA 18013
(610) 599-7013
Grades: 5-6
| 436 students
Rank: #2727.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1260 Gresham St
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 866-8727
Grades: K-5
| 312 students
Rank: #2828.
Calypso Elementary School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1021 Calypso Ave
Bethlehem, PA 18018
(610) 691-0152
Grades: PK-5
| 222 students
Rank: #2929.
Clearview Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2121 Abington Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18018
(610) 868-5994
Grades: K-5
| 378 students
Rank: #3030.
Marvine Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1425 Livingston St
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 865-0012
Grades: PK-5
| 325 students
Rank: #3131.
Forks Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1709 Richmond Rd
Easton, PA 18040
(610) 250-2536
Grades: K-5
| 304 students
Rank: #3232.
Nazareth Area MiddleSchool
Math: 28% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
94 Friedenstahl Ave
Nazareth, PA 18064
(610) 759-3350
Grades: 7-8
| 798 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
George Wolf Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 Allen Street
Bath, PA 18014
(610) 837-1833
Grades: PK-5
| 440 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Wilson Borough Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
301 S 21st St
Easton, PA 18042
(484) 373-6220
Grades: K-4
| 325 students
Rank: #3535.
Catasauqua Sr. High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 W Bullshead Rd
Northampton, PA 18067
(610) 697-0111
Grades: 9-12
| 498 students
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Northampton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
267 Five Points Richmond Rd
Bangor, PA 18013
(610) 599-7013
Grades: 5-6
| 471 students
990 Echo Trail
Easton, PA 18040
(610) 250-2440
Grades: 5-6
| 1,392 students
1010 Echo Trl
Easton, PA 18040
(610) 250-2460
Grades: 7-8
| 1,352 students
363 Five Points Richmond Rd
Bangor, PA 18013
(610) 599-7015
Grades: K-4
| 494 students
902 Fourth Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18018
(610) 861-7570
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
6710 Weaversville Rd
Northampton, PA 18067
(610) 262-1591
Grades: Inquire with school
| 19 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Northampton County, PA?
The top ranked public schools in Northampton County, PA include Hanover Elementary School, Bangor Area High School and Miller Heights Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Northampton County, PA?
67 public schools are located in Northampton County, PA.
What percentage of students in Northampton County, PA go to public school?
87% of all K-12 students in Northampton County, PA are educated in public schools (compared to the PA state average of 86%).
What is the racial composition of students in Northampton County, PA?
Northampton County, PA public schools minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania public schools average of 38% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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