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For the 2021 school year, there are 107 public schools serving 63,645 students in York County, PA. York County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
The top ranked public schools in York County, PA are Eastern York High School, York Suburban Senior High School and Susquehannock High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
York County, PA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in York County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Pennsylvania public schools.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best York County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Eastern York High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    720 Cool Creek Rd
    Wrightsville, PA 17368
    (717) 252-1551

    Grades: 9-12 | 707 students
  • Rank: #22.
    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: #33.
    Susquehannock High School Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3280 Fissels Church Rd
    Glen Rock, PA 17327
    (717) 235-4811

    Grades: 9-12 | 938 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Spring Grove Area High School Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1490 Roth Church Road
    Spring Grove, PA 17362
    (717) 225-4731

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,094 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Dallastown Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    105 South Charles Street
    Dallastown, PA 17313
    (717) 244-3785

    Grades: K-3 | 175 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Northeastern Senior High School Math: 75% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    300 High St
    Manchester, PA 17345
    (717) 266-3644

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,128 student
  • Rank: #77.
    South Western Senior High School Math: 82% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    200 Bowman Rd
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 633-4807

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,225 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Paradise Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6923 Lincoln Highway West
    Thomasville, PA 17364
    (717) 225-4731

    Grades: K-4 | 345 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Kennard-dale High School Math: 74% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    393 Main St
    Fawn Grove, PA 17321
    (717) 382-4871

    Grades: 9-12 | 768 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Orendorf Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    101 South Hartman Street
    Manchester, PA 17345
    (717) 266-5621

    Grades: K-3 | 332 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    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: #1212.
    York Haven Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    360 Cassel Rd
    York Haven, PA 17370
    (717) 266-5007

    Grades: K-3 | 265 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Dallastown Area Senior High School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    700 New School Ln
    Dallastown, PA 17313
    (717) 244-4021

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,938 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    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: #1515.
    Dover Area High School Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    46 West Canal St
    Dover, PA 17315
    (717) 292-8066

    Grades: 9-12 | 999 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Fawn Area Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    504 Main St
    Fawn Grove, PA 17321
    (717) 382-4220

    Grades: K-4 | 260 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Red Land Senior High School Math: 67% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    560 Fishing Creek Rd
    Lewisberry, PA 17339
    (717) 938-6561

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,140 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Northern High School Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    653 S Baltimore St
    Dillsburg, PA 17019
    (717) 432-8691

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,004 student
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Hanover Senior High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    401 Moul Ave
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 637-9000

    Grades: 8-12 | 489 students
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    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: #2121.
    Mt Wolf Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    590 Maple Street
    Mount Wolf, PA 17347
    (717) 266-6570

    Grades: K-3 | 180 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Red Mill Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    700 Red Mill Rd
    Etters, PA 17319
    (717) 938-3778

    Grades: K-5 | 607 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    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: #24-2624.- 26.
    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: #24-2624.- 26.
    Fairview Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    480 Lewisberry Rd
    New Cumberland, PA 17070
    (717) 774-2970

    Grades: K-5 | 215 students
  • Rank: #24-2624.- 26.
    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: #2727.
    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: #2828.
    Red Lion Area Senior High School Math: 65% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    200 Horace Mann Ave
    Red Lion, PA 17356
    (717) 246-1611

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,528 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Manheim Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5778 Blooming Grove Road
    Glenville, PA 17329
    (717) 229-2930

    Grades: K-5 | 254 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Spring Grove Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1450 Roth's Church Road
    Spring Grove, PA 17362
    (717) 225-4731

    Grades: K-4 | 662 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    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: #3232.
    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: #33-3733.- 37.
    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: #33-3733.- 37.
    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: #33-3733.- 37.
    Stewartstown Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    17945 Barrens Rd N
    Stewartstown, PA 17363
    (717) 993-2725

    Grades: K-4 | 417 students
  • Show 72 more public schools in York County, PA (out of 107 total schools)
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