Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public High Schools in Pennsylvania (2021-22)

Public high schools in Pennsylvania achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 64% (2021-22).
The public high schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public high school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Pennsylvania is Central High School with ≥99%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public High Schools in Pennsylvania (2021-22)

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) 276-5262
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Downingtown Stem Academy
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(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) 299-4661
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%
(2)
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 9-12
1400 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 276-5258
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 Township 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%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 9-12
1825 Mclaughlin Run Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
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) 351-7618
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th
Charter School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
321 E. Third St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 868-2971
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Abington Heights High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: 9-12
222 Noble Road
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
(570) 585-5300
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Lower Merion High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: 9-12
315 E Montgomery Ave
Ardmore, PA 19003
(610) 645-1810
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
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: #15 - 1715. - 17.
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, B
Philadelphia, PA 19137
(215) 289-5000
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Harriton Senior 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: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Penn Trafford High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 94%
Grades: 9-12
3381 Route 130
Harrison City, PA 15636
(724) 744-4471
Rank: #18 - 2118. - 21.
Hampton High School
Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 9-12
2929 Mccully Rd
Allison Park, PA 15101
(412) 492-6376
Rank: #18 - 2118. - 21.
High School Of Engineering & Science 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) 684-5079
Rank: #18 - 2118. - 21.
Mt Lebanon Senior 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: #18 - 2118. - 21.
South Fayette Township 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: #22 - 2822. - 28.
Eastern York High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
720 Cool Creek Rd
Wrightsville, PA 17368
(717) 252-1551
Rank: #22 - 2822. - 28.
Laurel Junior Senior High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 7-12
2497 Harlansburg Rd
New Castle, PA 16101
(724) 658-9056
Rank: #22 - 2822. - 28.
Lewisburg High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
545 Newman Rd
Lewisburg, PA 17837
(570) 523-3220
Rank: #22 - 2822. - 28.
Lower Moreland High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
555 Red Lion Rd
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
(215) 938-0220
Rank: #22 - 2822. - 28.
New Hope-solebury High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
182 W Bridge St
New Hope, PA 18938
(215) 862-2028
Rank: #22 - 2822. - 28.
Parkway Center City Middle College
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
540 N 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 299-8801
Rank: #22 - 2822. - 28.
Tyrone Area High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
1001 Clay Ave
Tyrone, PA 16686
(814) 684-4240
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Conestoga Senior High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: 9-12
200 Irish Rd
Berwyn, PA 19312
(610) 240-1000
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Radnor Senior High School
Math: 90% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: 9-12
130 King Of Prussia Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 293-0855
Rank: #31 - 3831. - 38.
Hershey High School
Math: 86% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: 9-12
550 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
(717) 531-2244
Rank: #31 - 3831. - 38.
Mars Area Senior High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: 9-12
520 Route 228
Mars, PA 16046
(724) 625-1581
Rank: #31 - 3831. - 38.
North Allegheny High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: 9-12
10375 Perry Hwy
Wexford, PA 15090
(724) 934-7200
Rank: #31 - 3831. - 38.
Palmyra Area Senior High School
Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: 9-12
1125 Park Dr
Palmyra, PA 17078
(717) 838-1331
Rank: #31 - 3831. - 38.
Perkiomen Valley High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: 9-12
509 Gravel Rd
Collegeville, PA 19426
(610) 489-1230
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