Top 3 Best Pennsylvania Special Education Public High Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 special education public high schools serving 479 students in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked special education public high schools in Pennsylvania are Pittsburgh Pioneer, Widener Memorial School and Pittsburgh Conroy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pennsylvania special education public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Pennsylvania public high school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 21% (versus the 64% statewide average).
Pennsylvania special education public high school have a Graduation Rate of 38%, which is less than the Pennsylvania average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Widener Memorial School, with ≥50% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Pennsylvania or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public high school average of 32% (majority Black).

Best Pennsylvania Special Education Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pittsburgh Pioneer
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
775 Dunster St
Pittsburgh, PA 15226
(412) 529-7405
Grades: K-12
| 73 students
Rank: #22.
Widener Memorial School
Special Education School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1450 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 456-3015
Grades: K-12
| 141 students
Rank: #33.
Pittsburgh Conroy
Special Education School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1398 Page St
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
(412) 529-3105
Grades: K-12
| 182 students
Rank: #44.
Pittsburgh Oliver
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2323 Brighton Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 529-3125
Grades: 5-12
| 83 students

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