Top 5 Best Pittston Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,798 students in Pittston, PA (there are 1 private school, serving 228 private students). 95% of all K-12 students in Pittston, PA are educated in public schools compared to the PA state average of 87%. Pittston has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Pittston, PA are Pittston Area Sr. High School, Pittston City Intrmd Center and Wyoming Area Intermediate Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pittston, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Pittston have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Pittston, PA Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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
210 Rock Street
Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-2415
Grades: PK-1
| 432 students
Rank: n/an/a
50 Penn Ave
Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 655-2146
Grades: K
| 148 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Pittston, Pennsylvania

Pittston, Pennsylvania Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
611 Walnut St
Pittston, PA 18641
(570) 654-0503
Grades: K
| 267 students
635 Sutton Creek Road
Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 388-6527
Grades: K-5
| 96 students

Recent Articles

What does the Country's Most Expensive School Look Like?
What does the Country's Most Expensive School Look Like?
Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools win the award for the country’s most expensive campus, clocking in at a price tag of one-half of a billion dollars. Take a walk down the hall to experience the priciest public school in America.
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
JROTC offers valuable lessons in leadership, character-building and citizenship. Here's a look at the various JROTC programs out there together with a look at the pros and cons of the program.
Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
August 05, 2022
Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality can enhance your lessons safely and efficiently. Virtual reality allows your students to explore worlds they might not otherwise see. We offer some suggestions on how to use VR in your classrooom.