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For the 2021 school year, there are 40 public schools serving 24,990 students in York, PA. York has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in York, PA are York Suburban Senior High School, Indian Rock Elementary School and Leaders Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
York, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in York have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best York, PA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    York Suburban Senior High School Math: 84% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1800 Hollywood Dr
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 885-1270

    Grades: 9-12 | 914 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Indian Rock Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1500 Indian Rock Dam Rd
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 885-1250

    Grades: 3-5 | 317 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Leaders Heights Elementary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    49 Indian Rock Dam Rd
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 741-1826

    Grades: K-3 | 160 students
  • Rank: #44.
    West York Area High School Math: 67% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1800 Bannister St
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 845-6634

    Grades: 9-12 | 886 students
  • Rank: #55.
    New Salem Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3745 Salem Rd
    York, PA 17408
    (717) 225-4731

    Grades: K-4 | 425 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    East York Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    701 Erlen Dr
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 885-1240

    Grades: 3-5 | 326 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Kreutz Creek Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    50 North Lee Street
    York, PA 17406
    (717) 757-9682

    Grades: K-5 | 400 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Central York High School Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    601 Mundis Mill Rd
    York, PA 17406
    (717) 846-6789

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,865 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Loganville-springfield Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    169 North Main St
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 428-2240

    Grades: K-3 | 461 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    York County School Of Technology Vocational School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2179 South Queen Street
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 741-0820

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,679 student
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Conewago Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    570 Copenhaffer Rd
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 266-1644

    Grades: K-3 | 360 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Ore Valley Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2620 Springwood Rd
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 505-5051

    Grades: K-3 | 529 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Dallastown Area Intermediate School Math: 52% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    94 Beck Rd
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 244-4021

    Grades: 4-6 | 1,512 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    York Township Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2500 S Queen St
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 741-2281

    Grades: K-3 | 459 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Roundtown Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    570 Church Rd
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 846-6789

    Grades: K-3 | 464 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    York Suburban Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    455 Sundale Dr
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 885-1260

    Grades: 6-8 | 792 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Locust Grove Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3620 E Prospect Rd
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 757-2559

    Grades: K-6 | 392 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    York Academy Regional Charter School Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    32 West North Street
    York, PA 17401
    (717) 801-3900

    Grades: K-11 | 675 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Stony Brook Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    250 Silver Spur Dr
    York, PA 17402
    (717) 846-6789

    Grades: K-3 | 633 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Sinking Springs Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2850 Susquehanna Trail
    York, PA 17406
    (717) 846-6789

    Grades: 4-6 | 704 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Central York Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1950 N Hills Rd
    York, PA 17406
    (717) 846-6789

    Grades: 7-8 | 916 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Trimmer Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1900 Brenda Rd
    York, PA 17408
    (717) 764-6586

    Grades: 2-5 | 494 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Lincolnway Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2625 West Philadelphia St
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 792-3902

    Grades: 2-3 | 426 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    West York Area Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1700 Bannister St
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 845-1671

    Grades: 6-8 | 742 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    North Hills Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1330 N Hills Rd
    York, PA 17406
    (717) 846-6789

    Grades: 4-6 | 662 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Edgar Fahs Smith Steam Academy Math: 25% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 Texas Ave
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 849-1240

    Grades: 3-8 | 275 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Hayshire Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2801 Hayshire Dr
    York, PA 17406
    (717) 846-6789

    Grades: K-3 | 495 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    William Penn Senior High School Math: 21% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    101 W College Ave
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 849-1218

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,081 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Lincoln Charter School Charter School
    Math: 14% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    559 W King Street
    York, PA 17401
    (717) 699-1573

    Grades: K-5 | 670 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Goode School Math: 13% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    251 N Broad St
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 849-1314

    Grades: PK-8 | 646 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Mckinley School Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 Manor St
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 849-1312

    Grades: PK-8 | 540 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Jackson School Math: 11% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    177 E Jackson St
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 849-1223

    Grades: PK-8 | 566 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Devers School Math: 10% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 Chanceford Ave
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 849-1210

    Grades: PK-8 | 638 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Davis School Math: 6% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 S Ogontz St
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 849-1246

    Grades: PK-8 | 502 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Hannah Penn Math: 6% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    415 E Boundary Ave
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 849-1256

    Grades: PK-8 | 539 students
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