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For the 2021 school year, there are 51 public schools serving 38,945 students in Reading, PA. Reading has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Reading, PA are Wilson High School, Green Valley Elementary School and Shiloh Hills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Reading, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 63% statewide average). Schools in Reading have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Reading, PA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Wilson High School Math: 83% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2601 Grandview Boulevard
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,007 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Green Valley Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    270 Green Valley Road
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Shiloh Hills Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    301 Sage Drive
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Governor Mifflin Senior High School Math: 68% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    101 S Waverly St
    Reading, PA 19607
    (610) 775-5089

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,372 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Muhlenberg High School Math: 63% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    400 Sharp Avenue
    Reading, PA 19605
    (610) 921-8078

    Grades: 10-12 | 894 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Exeter Township Senior High School Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    201 E 37th St
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 779-3060

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,327 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Wyomissing Hills El Center Math: 64% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    110 Woodland Rd
    Reading, PA 19610
    (610) 374-0739

    Grades: K-4 | 706 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Wyomissing Area Junior Senior High School Math: 56% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    630 Evans Ave
    Reading, PA 19610
    (610) 374-0739

    Grades: 7-12 | 949 students
  • Rank: #99.
    West Reading El Center Math: 55% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    421 Chestnut St
    Reading, PA 19611
    (610) 374-0739

    Grades: 5-6 | 271 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Spring Ridge Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1211 Broadcasting Rd
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Brecknock Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10 South Waverly St
    Reading, PA 19607
    (610) 775-5079

    Grades: K-4 | 509 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Wilson West Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    450 Faust Road
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Cornwall Terrace Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3100 Iroquois Ave.
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Reiffton School Math: 45% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4355 Dunham Drive
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 779-7640

    Grades: 5-6 | 578 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Owatin Creek Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5000 Boyertown Pike
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 406-4580

    Grades: K-4 | 546 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Whitfield Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2700 Van Reed Rd
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 560 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Jacksonwald Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Church Lane
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 779-1820

    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Lorane Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    699 Rittenhouse Dr
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 582-8608

    Grades: K-4 | 458 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Exeter Township Junior High School Math: 42% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    151 E 39th St
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 779-3320

    Grades: 7-9 | 633 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Wilson Southern Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3100 Iroquois Ave
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: 6-8 | 701 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Cumru Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Philadelphia Avenue
    Reading, PA 19607
    (610) 775-5081

    Grades: K-4 | 418 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Intermediate School Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 Governor Dr
    Reading, PA 19607
    (610) 775-5083

    Grades: 5-6 | 663 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Mifflin Park Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    598 Governor Dr
    Reading, PA 19607
    (610) 898-1489

    Grades: K-4 | 477 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Governor Mifflin Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    130 East Lancaster Avenue
    Reading, PA 19607
    (610) 775-1465

    Grades: 7-8 | 713 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Reading Senior High School Math: 37% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5705

    Grades: 10-12 | 3,352 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Muhlenberg El Center Math: 34% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    610 Sharp Avenue
    Reading, PA 19605
    (610) 921-8028

    Grades: K-4 | 1,348 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    C E Cole Intermediate School Math: 33% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3630 Kutztown Road
    Reading, PA 19605
    (610) 921-8000

    Grades: 5-6 | 593 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Mt Penn Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2310 Cumberland Ave
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 779-3547

    Grades: 2-6 | 462 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Antietam Middle School High School Math: 26% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Antietam Rd
    Reading, PA 19606
    (610) 779-3545

    Grades: 7-12 | 488 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Muhlenberg Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 E Bellevue Ave
    Reading, PA 19605
    (610) 921-8034

    Grades: 7-9 | 928 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Thirteenth & Green Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5766

    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Amanda E Stout Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    321 S 10th St
    Reading, PA 19602
    (610) 371-5815

    Grades: PK-5 | 863 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Thirteenth & Union Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5795

    Grades: PK-5 | 885 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Millmont Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Summit Avenue
    Reading, PA 19611
    (610) 371-5853

    Grades: PK-5 | 679 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Glenside Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Lackawanna St
    Reading, PA 19601
    (610) 371-5913

    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
  • Show 16 more public schools in Reading, PA (out of 51 total schools)
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