Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Pennsylvania (2022)

Public schools in Pennsylvania achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 62% (2022).
The public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Pennsylvania is Central High School with ≥99%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Pennsylvania (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
RLA Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Central High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
Grades: 9-12
1700 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 400-3590
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Downingtown Stem Academy
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
Grades: 9-12
335 Manor Ave
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 269-8460
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Masterman Julia R Sec School
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
Grades: 5-12
1699 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19130
(215) 400-7580
Rank: #44.
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy
Magnet School
Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 97%
Grades: 9-12
2825 State St
Erie, PA 16508
(814) 874-6300
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Girls High School
Magnet School
Math: 83% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 9-12
1400 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 400-3700
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Great Valley High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 9-12
225 North Phoenixville Pike
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 889-1900
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Peters Twp High School
Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 9-12
264 E Mcmurray Rd
Canonsburg, PA 15317
(724) 941-6250
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Unionville High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 9-12
750 Unionville Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 347-1600
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Upper Saint Clair High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 9-12
1825 Mclaughlin Run Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Academy At Palumbo
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
1100 Catharine St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 400-8130
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Bower Hill Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: K-3
424 Bower Hill Road
Venetia, PA 15367
(724) 941-0913
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: K-5
738 Dorseyville Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 963-9315
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th
Charter School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
321 E. Third St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 868-2971
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Markham Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: K-5
165 Crescent Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(412) 344-2152
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: K-3
250 E Mcmurray Rd
Canonsburg, PA 15317
(724) 941-6260
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Abington Heights High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: 9-12
222 Noble Road
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
(570) 585-5300
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: K-5
2401 Rochester Rd
Sewickley, PA 15143
(412) 366-9663
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Lower Merion High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: 9-12
315 E Montgomery Ave
Ardmore, PA 19003
(610) 645-1810
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Upper Dublin High School
Math: 82% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: 9-12
800 Loch Alsh Ave
Fort Washington, PA 19034
(215) 643-8900
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Franklin Towne Chs
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 94%
Grades: 9-12
5301 Tacony St Building 108
Philadelphia, PA 19137
(215) 289-5000
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Harriton Sr. High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 94%
Grades: 9-12
600 N Ithan Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
(610) 658-3950
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Penn Trafford High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 94%
Grades: 9-12
3381 Route 130
Harrison City, PA 15636
(724) 744-4471
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Carver High School
Magnet School
Math: 77% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 7-12
1600 W Norris St
Philadelphia, PA 19121
(215) 400-7380
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Hampton High School
Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 9-12
2929 Mccully Rd
Allison Park, PA 15101
(412) 492-6376
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Jefferson MiddleSchool
Math: 75% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 6-8
21 Moffett St
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
(412) 344-2120
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Mt Lebanon Sr. High School
Math: 90% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 9-12
155 Cochran Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(412) 344-2003
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Pocopson Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: K-5
1105 Pocopson Road
West Chester, PA 19382
(610) 793-9241
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
South Fayette Twp High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 9-12
3640 Old Oakdale Rd
Mc Donald, PA 15057
(412) 221-4542
Rank: #29 - 5629. - 56.
Baker Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-4
2300 Morton Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Rank: #29 - 5629. - 56.
Bon Meade Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-4
1595 Brodhead Rd
Coraopolis, PA 15108
(412) 264-9440
Rank: #29 - 5629. - 56.
Bucks County Montessori Charter School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-6
219 Tyburn Rd
Fairless Hills, PA 19030
(215) 428-6700
Rank: #29 - 5629. - 56.
Eastern York High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
720 Cool Creek Rd
Wrightsville, PA 17368
(717) 252-1551
Rank: #29 - 5629. - 56.
Eisenhower Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-4
100 Warwick Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Rank: #29 - 5629. - 56.
Foster Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-5
700 Vermont Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15234
(412) 344-2162
Rank: #29 - 5629. - 56.
Hance Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-3
5518 Molnar Drive
Gibsonia, PA 15044
(724) 443-1541
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