Top 10 Best Pennsylvania Vocational Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 84 vocational public schools serving 11,568 students in Pennsylvania.
Vocational schools offer a series of courses which directly prepare individuals in paid or unpaid employment in jobs that have requirements other than a baccalaureate or advanced degree.
The top ranked vocational public schools in Pennsylvania are York County School Of Technology, Carbon Career & Technical Institute and Bucks County Technical High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pennsylvania vocational public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 62% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Pennsylvania Vocational Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
York County School Of Technology
Vocational School
Math: 63% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2179 South Queen Street
York, PA 17402
(717) 741-0820
Grades: 9-12
| 1,679 students
Rank: #22.
Carbon Career & Technical Institute
Vocational School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
150 West 13th Street
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
(570) 325-3682
Grades: 9-12
| 406 students
Rank: #33.
Bucks County Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: 47% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
610 Wistar Road
Fairless Hills, PA 19030
(215) 949-1700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,396 students
Rank: #44.
Columbia-montour Avts
Vocational School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5050 Sweppenheiser Drive
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
(570) 784-8040
Grades: 9-12
| 645 students
Rank: #55.
Berks Ctc-east Campus
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3307 Friedensburg Road
Oley, PA 19547
(610) 987-6201
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
A W Beattie Career Center
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
9600 Babcock Boulevard
Allison Park, PA 15101
(412) 847-1900
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Beaver County Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
145 Poplar Ave
Monaca, PA 15061
(724) 728-5800
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Bethlehem Avts
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3300 Chester Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18020
(610) 866-8013
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Butler County Avts
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
210 Campus Lane
Butler, PA 16001
(724) 282-0735
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Career Institute Of Technology
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5335 Kesslersville Road
Easton, PA 18040
(610) 258-2857
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Cumberland Perry Avts
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
110 Old Willow Mill Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
(717) 697-0354
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Delaware County Technical High School-as
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Crozerville Road
Aston, PA 19014
(610) 459-3050
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Forbes Road Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
607 Beatty Road
Monroeville, PA 15146
(412) 373-8100
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Hazleton Area Career Center
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1451 W 23rd St
Hazleton, PA 18202
(570) 459-3221
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Huntingdon County Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
11893 Technology Drive
Mill Creek, PA 17060
(814) 643-0951
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Lebanon County Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
833 Metro Drive
Lebanon, PA 17042
(717) 273-8551
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Lenape Technical
Vocational School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2215 Chaplin Avenue
Ford City, PA 16226
(724) 763-7116
Grades: 9-12
| 524 students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Mckeesport Area Technical Center
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1960 Eden Park Boulevard
Mckeesport, PA 15132
(412) 664-3613
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Mercer County Career Center
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
776 Greenville Road
Mercer, PA 16137
(724) 662-3000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Mon Valley Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Five Guttman Avenue
Charleroi, PA 15022
(724) 489-9581
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Northern Tier Career Center
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Career Center
Towanda, PA 18848
(570) 265-8111
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Susquehanna County Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2380 Elk Lake School Road
Springville, PA 18844
(570) 278-9229
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Upper Bucks County Technical School
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3115 Ridge Road
Perkasie, PA 18944
(215) 795-2911
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Venango Technology Center
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
One Vo Tech Drive
Oil City, PA 16301
(814) 677-3097
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #6 - 256. - 25.
Wilkes-barre Area Ctc
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Jumper Road Plains Township
Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
(570) 822-4131
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #2626.
Dauphin County Technical School
Vocational School
Math: 45% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6001 Locust Ln
Harrisburg, PA 17109
(717) 652-3170
Grades: 9-12
| 1,068 students
Rank: #2727.
Swenson Arts & Technology High School
Vocational School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2750 Red Lion Road
Philadelphia, PA 19114
(215) 961-2009
Grades: 9-12
| 640 students
Rank: #2828.
Jefferson County-dubois Avts
Vocational School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
576 Vo Tech Rd
Reynoldsville, PA 15851
(814) 653-8265
Grades: 9-12
| 351 students
Rank: #2929.
Lawrence County Ctc
Vocational School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
750 Phelps Way
New Castle, PA 16101
(724) 658-3583
Grades: 9-12
| 408 students
Rank: #3030.
Saul W B Agricultural School
Vocational School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7100 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19128
(215) 487-4467
Grades: 9-12
| 499 students
Rank: #3131.
Central Montco Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
821 Plymouth Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
(610) 277-2301
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #3232.
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: #3333.
Connellsville Area Career & Technical Ce
Vocational School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
720 Locust Street
Connellsville, PA 15425
(724) 626-0236
Grades: 9-12
| 562 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Delaware County Technical High School-fo
Vocational School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Henderson Boulevard
Folcroft, PA 19032
(610) 583-7620
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Lehigh Career & Technical Institute
Vocational School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4500 Education Park Drive
Schnecksville, PA 18078
(610) 799-1323
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
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