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For the 2021 school year, there are 54 public schools serving 26,898 students in Washington County, PA. Washington County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in Washington County, PA are Peters Township High School, Bower Hill Elementary School and Pleasant Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Washington County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Washington County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Washington County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Peters Township High School Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    264 E Mcmurray Rd
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 941-6250

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,450 student
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Bower Hill Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    424 Bower Hill Road
    Venetia, PA 15367
    (724) 941-0913

    Grades: K-3 | 675 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Pleasant Valley Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    250 E Mcmurray Rd
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 941-6260

    Grades: K-3 | 407 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Hills-hendersonville Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    50 Mayview Rd
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 745-8390

    Grades: K-4 | 250 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Mcmurray Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    626 E Mcmurray Rd
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 941-5020

    Grades: 4-6 | 885 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Peters Township Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    625 E Mcmurray Rd
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 941-2688

    Grades: 7-8 | 632 students
  • Rank: #77.
    South Central Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    230 S Central Ave
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 745-4475

    Grades: K-4 | 450 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Wylandville Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1254 Route 519
    Eighty Four, PA 15330
    (724) 222-2507

    Grades: K-4 | 238 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Trinity East Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    252 Cameron Rd
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 225-8140

    Grades: K-5 | 387 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Muse Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    40 Muse School St
    Muse, PA 15350
    (724) 745-9014

    Grades: K-4 | 735 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Trinity Senior High School Math: 74% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    231 Park Ave
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 225-5380

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,010 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    Cecil Intrmd School Math: 66% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3676 Millers Run Rd
    Mc Donald, PA 15057
    (724) 745-2623

    Grades: 5-6 | 425 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Trinity South Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2500 S Main Street Ext
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 225-7490

    Grades: K-5 | 275 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Canon-mcmillan Senior High School Math: 67% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    314 Elm St Extension
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 745-1400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,635 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Mcguffey High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    86 Mcguffey Drive
    Claysville, PA 15323
    (724) 948-3328

    Grades: 9-12 | 471 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Borland Manor Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    30 Giffin Dr
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 745-2700

    Grades: K-4 | 322 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    California Area Senior High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11 Trojan Way
    Coal Center, PA 15423
    (724) 785-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 285 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Charleroi Area High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 Fecsen Dr
    Charleroi, PA 15022
    (724) 483-3600

    Grades: 9-12 | 450 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Fort Cherry El Center Math: 58% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    110 Fort Cherry Road
    Mc Donald, PA 15057
    (724) 796-1551

    Grades: K-6 | 534 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Canonsburg Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    25 E College St
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 745-9030

    Grades: 7-8 | 842 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Bentworth Senior High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    75 Bearcat Dr
    Bentleyville, PA 15314
    (724) 239-5911

    Grades: 9-12 | 349 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    North Strabane Intrmd School Math: 52% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    20 Giffin Drive
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    (724) 873-5252

    Grades: 5-6 | 400 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Allison Park Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    803 Mcgovern Rd
    Houston, PA 15342
    (724) 745-4700

    Grades: K-6 | 625 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Bentworth El Center Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Bearcat Dr
    Bentleyville, PA 15314
    (724) 239-3606

    Grades: K-4 | 432 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Trinity Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    50 Scenic Dr
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 228-2112

    Grades: 6-8 | 722 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Ringgold Senior High School Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 Ram Drive
    Monongahela, PA 15063
    (724) 258-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 917 students
  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    California Area Intermediate Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    40 Trojan Way
    Coal Center, PA 15423
    (724) 785-5800

    Grades: 5-6 | 119 students
  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Joe Walker Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2510 Park Ave
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 222-3061

    Grades: K-5 | 229 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Trinity North Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    225 Midlan Drive
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 222-5064

    Grades: K-5 | 370 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Burgettstown El Center Math: 54% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Bavington Rd
    Burgettstown, PA 15021
    (724) 947-8150

    Grades: K-5 | 494 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Ringgold El School South Math: 50% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    120 Alexander Avenue
    Monongahela, PA 15063
    (724) 258-8454

    Grades: K-5 | 738 students
  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Avella El Center Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1000 Avella Rd
    Avella, PA 15312
    (724) 356-2294

    Grades: K-6 | 282 students
  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Bethlehem-center Senior High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    179 Crawford Rd
    Fredericktown, PA 15333
    (724) 267-4944

    Grades: 9-12 | 393 students
  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Washington High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    201 Allison Ave
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 223-5085

    Grades: 9-12 | 434 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Chartiers-houston Junior Senior High School Math: 44% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2050 W Pike St
    Houston, PA 15342
    (724) 745-3350

    Grades: 7-12 | 535 students
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