Top 10 Best Pittsburgh Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 154 public schools serving 75,326 students in Pittsburgh, PA. Pittsburgh has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Pittsburgh, PA are Fairview Elementary School, Upper Saint Clair High School and Markham Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pittsburgh, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Pittsburgh have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Pittsburgh, PA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
738 Dorseyville Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 963-9315
Grades: K-5
| 358 students
Rank: #22.
Upper Saint Clair High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
1825 Mclaughlin Run Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,398 students
Rank: #33.
Markham Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
165 Crescent Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(412) 344-2152
Grades: K-5
| 326 students
Rank: #44.
Mt Lebanon Senior High School
Math: 90% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
155 Cochran Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(412) 344-2003
Grades: 9-12
| 1,761 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
Baker Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2300 Morton Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Grades: K-4
| 380 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
Foster Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
700 Vermont Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15234
(412) 344-2162
Grades: K-5
| 240 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11 Moffett St
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
(412) 344-2167
Grades: K-5
| 314 students
Rank: #88.
Ohara Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
115 Cabin Lane
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 963-0333
Grades: K-5
| 670 students
Rank: #99.
Fox Chapel Area High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
611 Field Club Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 967-2430
Grades: 9-12
| 1,347 students
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Eisenhower Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Warwick Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Grades: K-4
| 475 students
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Hoover Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
37 Robb Hollow Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
(412) 276-7411
Grades: K-5
| 275 students
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Streams Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1560 Ashlawn Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Grades: K-4
| 503 students
Rank: #1313.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
735 Washington Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(412) 344-2142
Grades: K-5
| 447 students
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
Hartwood Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3730 Saxonburg Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 767-5396
Grades: K-5
| 369 students
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
Howe Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 Broadmoor Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(412) 344-2157
Grades: K-5
| 356 students
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
Peebles Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8625 Peebles Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 366-9667
Grades: K-5
| 369 students
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
Ross Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
90 Houston Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 318-1542
Grades: K-6
| 647 students
Rank: #1818.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2 Ralston Pl
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
(412) 344-2147
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #1919.
Boyce Middle School
Math: 80% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1500 Boyce Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Grades: 5-6
| 649 students
Rank: #2020.
Jefferson Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
21 Moffett St
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
(412) 344-2120
Grades: 6-8
| 701 students
Rank: #2121.
Pivik Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
151 School Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
(412) 795-4580
Grades: K-6
| 623 students
Rank: #2222.
North Hills Senior High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
53 Rochester Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15229
(412) 318-1402
Grades: 9-12
| 1,299 students
Rank: #2323.
Kerr Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
341 Kittanning Pike
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
(412) 781-4105
Grades: K-5
| 364 students
Rank: #2424.
Fort Couch Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
515 Fort Couch Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Grades: 7-8
| 637 students
Rank: #2525.
Mellon Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11 Castle Shannon Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(412) 344-2122
Grades: 6-8
| 659 students
Rank: #2626.
Mcknight Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
500 Cumberland Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 635-4105
Grades: K-5
| 745 students
Rank: #2727.
Plum Senior High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
900 Elicker Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
(412) 795-4880
Grades: 9-12
| 1,192 students
Rank: #2828.
Avonworth High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
304 Josephs Lane
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 366-6360
Grades: 9-12
| 465 students
Rank: #2929.
Mcintyre Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Mcintyre Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 318-1622
Grades: K-6
| 608 students
Rank: #3030.
Marzolf Primary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
101 Marzolf Road Ext
Pittsburgh, PA 15209
(412) 492-1200
Grades: K-3
| 364 students
Rank: #3131.
West View Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
47 Chalfonte Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15229
(412) 318-1502
Grades: K-6
| 551 students
Rank: #3232.
Ingomar Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
602 W Ingomar Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 366-9665
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1524 Hamilton Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15234
(412) 854-8618
Grades: K-4
| 271 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Dormont Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3200 Annapolis Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
(412) 571-6152
Grades: K-5
| 348 students
Rank: #3535.
Dorseyville Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3732 Saxonburg Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 767-5343
Grades: 6-8
| 890 students
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[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2429 Charcot St
Pittsburgh, PA 15210
(412) 488-4700
Grades: 6-8
| 137 students
7109 Hermitage St
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
(412) 247-7880
Grades: K-5
| 280 students
320 Cedarhurst St
Pittsburgh, PA 15210
(412) 488-3751
Grades: K-5
| 206 students
252 Fordyce St
Pittsburgh, PA 15210
(412) 488-2575
Grades: K-5
| 92 students
5401 Glenwood Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15207
(412) 422-3530
Grades: PK-7
| 276 students
4412 Butler Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
(412) 682-1816
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
227 Bonvue St
Pittsburgh, PA 15214
(412) 323-3140
Grades: PK-5
| 196 students
1901 Clayton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15214
(412) 323-3450
Grades: PK-5
| 236 students
635 Ridge Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 323-4150
Grades: 8
| 160 students
8080 Bennett St
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
(412) 247-7840
Grades: PK-5
| 244 students
7301 Schoyer Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15218
(412) 731-5816
Grades: K-6
| 301 students
2150 E Hills Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
(412) 247-7830
Grades: PK-5
| 290 students
201 S Graham St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 665-2010
Grades: PK-5
| 285 students
1400 Crucible St
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
(412) 928-2800
Grades: PK-8
| 360 students
40 Vancouver St
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
(412) 921-2727
Grades: K-4
| 164 students
1256 Franklin Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
(412) 731-4680
Grades: PK-6
| 180 students
90 Georgia Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15210
(412) 488-4625
Grades: K-5
| 296 students
324 Charles St
Pittsburgh, PA 15210
(412) 488-2910
Grades: 6-8
| 275 students
7061 Lemington Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 665-3990
Grades: PK-5
| 213 students
328 Lincoln Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 665-3980
Grades: K-5
| 256 students
3401 Milwaukee St
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
(412) 622-8460
Grades: PK-5
| 176 students
2819 Shadeland Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 734-6610
Grades: PK-5
| 237 students
5251 Holmes St
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
(412) 784-2273
Grades: K-5
| 156 students
1200 Reedsdale Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
(412) 320-2393
Grades: 3-12
| 45 students
61 Reed St
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 338-3830
Grades: K-5
| 298 students
1802 Jancey St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 665-4995
Grades: PK-8
| 217 students
7430 Tioga Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
(412) 247-0305
Grades: PK-5
| 444 students
350 Cumberland Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 369-5530
Grades: 9-10
| 1,395 students
310 Mount Pleasant Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15214
(412) 323-3130
Grades: PK-5
| 299 students
495 Browns Lane
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 318-1642
Grades: K-6
| 250 students
Options Center (Closed 2014)
Special Education School
925 Brushton Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
(412) 622-3490
Grades: 6-8
| 22 students
102 Duff Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
(412) 242-7770
Grades: K-4
| 583 students
950 Perry Hwy
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 318-1602
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
7430 Tioga St
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
(412) 247-0305
Grades: PK-8
| 739 students
5101 Hillcrest St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
(412) 665-2020
Grades: PK-5
| 201 students
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