Top 10 Best Reading Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 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, Exeter Township Senior High 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 31% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 62% 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).

Best Reading, PA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wilson High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2601 Grandview Boulevard
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: 9-12
| 2,007 students
Rank: #22.
Exeter Township Senior High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 E 37th St
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 779-3060
Grades: 7-12
| 1,327 students
Rank: #33.
Shiloh Hills Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
301 Sage Drive
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: K-5
| 551 students
Rank: #44.
Wyomissing Hills El Center
Math: 59% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
110 Woodland Rd
Reading, PA 19610
(610) 374-0739
Grades: K-4
| 706 students
Rank: #55.
Wyomissing Area Junior Senior High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
630 Evans Ave
Reading, PA 19610
(610) 374-0739
Grades: 7-12
| 949 students
Rank: #66.
West Reading El Center
Math: 56% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
421 Chestnut St
Reading, PA 19611
(610) 374-0739
Grades: 5-6
| 271 students
Rank: #77.
Governor Mifflin Senior High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
101 S Waverly St
Reading, PA 19607
(610) 775-5089
Grades: 9-12
| 1,372 students
Rank: #88.
Spring Ridge Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1211 Broadcasting Rd
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: K-5
| 478 students
Rank: #99.
Brecknock Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10 South Waverly St
Reading, PA 19607
(610) 775-5079
Grades: K-4
| 509 students
Rank: #1010.
Green Valley Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
270 Green Valley Road
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: K-5
| 535 students
Rank: #1111.
Reiffton School
Math: 49% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4355 Dunham Drive
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 779-7640
Grades: 5-6
| 578 students
Rank: #1212.
Wilson West Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
450 Faust Road
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: 6-8
| 724 students
Rank: #1313.
Whitfield Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
2700 Van Reed Rd
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: K-5
| 560 students
Rank: #1414.
Lorane Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
699 Rittenhouse Dr
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 582-8608
Grades: K-4
| 458 students
Rank: #1515.
Owatin Creek Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5000 Boyertown Pike
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 406-4580
Grades: K-4
| 546 students
Rank: #1616.
Cornwall Terrace Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3100 Iroquois Ave.
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: K-5
| 509 students
Rank: #1717.
Muhlenberg High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
400 Sharp Avenue
Reading, PA 19605
(610) 921-8078
Grades: 10-12
| 894 students
Rank: #1818.
Mifflin Park Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
598 Governor Dr
Reading, PA 19607
(610) 898-1489
Grades: K-4
| 477 students
Rank: #1919.
Intermediate School
Math: 47% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Governor Dr
Reading, PA 19607
(610) 775-5083
Grades: 5-6
| 663 students
Rank: #2020.
Exeter Township Junior High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
151 E 39th St
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 779-3320
Grades: 7-9
| 633 students
Rank: #2121.
Jacksonwald Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Church Lane
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 779-1820
Grades: K-5
| 375 students
Rank: #2222.
Wilson Southern Middle School
Math: 39% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3100 Iroquois Ave
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: 6-8
| 701 students
Rank: #2323.
Cumru Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Philadelphia Avenue
Reading, PA 19607
(610) 775-5081
Grades: K-4
| 418 students
Rank: #2424.
Muhlenberg El Center
Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
610 Sharp Avenue
Reading, PA 19605
(610) 921-8028
Grades: K-4
| 1,348 students
Rank: #2525.
C E Cole Intermediate School
Math: 34% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3630 Kutztown Road
Reading, PA 19605
(610) 921-8000
Grades: 5-6
| 593 students
Rank: #2626.
Antietam Middle School High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Antietam Rd
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 779-3545
Grades: 7-12
| 488 students
Rank: #2727.
Reading Senior High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 N 13th St
Reading, PA 19604
(610) 371-5705
Grades: 10-12
| 3,352 students
Rank: #2828.
Governor Mifflin Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
130 East Lancaster Avenue
Reading, PA 19607
(610) 775-1465
Grades: 7-8
| 713 students
Rank: #2929.
Mt Penn Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2310 Cumberland Ave
Reading, PA 19606
(610) 779-3547
Grades: 2-6
| 462 students
Rank: #3030.
Reading Muhlenberg Ctc
Vocational School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2615 Warren Road
Reading, PA 19604
(610) 921-7300
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #3131.
Thirteenth & Green Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
501 N 13th St
Reading, PA 19604
(610) 371-5766
Grades: PK-5
| 607 students
Rank: #3232.
Millmont Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Summit Avenue
Reading, PA 19611
(610) 371-5853
Grades: PK-5
| 679 students
Rank: #3333.
Northwest Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
820 Clinton Street
Reading, PA 19601
(610) 371-5904
Grades: PK-5
| 706 students
Rank: #3434.
Muhlenberg Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
801 E Bellevue Ave
Reading, PA 19605
(610) 921-8034
Grades: 7-9
| 928 students
Rank: #3535.
Thirteenth & Union Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 N 13th St
Reading, PA 19604
(610) 371-5795
Grades: PK-5
| 885 students
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Reading, Pennsylvania Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
510 Lackawanna St
Reading, PA 19601
(610) 371-5280
Grades: 6
| 288 students
1700 City Line Ave
Reading, PA 19604
(610) 371-4501
Grades: 6
| 382 students
400 Dorchester Ave
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: K-5
| 131 students
810 Brownsville Rd
Reading, PA 19608
(610) 670-1755
Grades: K-6
| 160 students
400 Summit Ave
Reading, PA 19611
(610) 320-8952
Grades: 6
| 390 students
905 Margaret St
Reading, PA 19611
(610) 371-1166
Grades: 6
| 287 students
901 Margaret St
Reading, PA 19611
(610) 371-5928
Grades: PK-5
| 491 students
2173 Garfield Ave
Reading, PA 19609
(610) 670-0180
Grades: K-5
| 193 students

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