School Districts in Chester County PA

CHARTER SCHOOLS

  • Achievement House Charter School grades 9-12, Exton
  • Avon Grove Charter School grades K-12, West Grove
  • Chester County Family Academy Charter School grades K-2, West Chester
  • Collegium Charter School grades K-12, Exton
  • Graystone Academy Charter School grades K-8, Coatesville
  • Pennsylvania Leadership Cyber Charter School PreK-12, West Chester
  • Renaissance Academy Charter School grades K-12, Phoenixville
  • Sankofa Academy Charter School grades 5-8, West Chester
  • 21st Century Cyber Charter School grades 6-12. Downingtown.

There are 11 public cyber charter schools and 144 bricks and mortar charter schools in Pennsylvania that are available for free statewide, to children K-12. See: Education in Pennsylvania.[10]

INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS

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COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

The Top 100 Philadelphia-Area Public Schools 2012


# Public School Location # of Students % to College SAT (CR/M/W) PSSA/ HSPA (R/M) Student: Faculty Instructional Spending
1 Masterman Philadelphia 413 99 620/652/626 100/98 18:1 $6,516
2 Lower Merion Lower Merion 1259 93 585/588/575 88/83 11:1 $16,661
3 Unionville Unionville-Chadds Ford 1379 93 572/581/564 96/90 15:1 $10,078
4 Conestoga Tredyffrin-Easttown 2053 95 578/601/576 93/90 15:1 $10,788
5 Harriton Lower Merion 1083 96 564/586/567 89/83 10:1 $16,661
6 Haddonfield Haddonfield Borough 762 94 568/577/569 99/96 11:1 $7,171
7 Lower Moreland Lower Moreland Twp. 712 98 539/569/560 92/80 12:1 $10,361
8 Radnor Radnor Twp. 1173 90 563/596/561 88/85 13:1 $12,026
9 Great Valley Great Valley 1250 93 558/562/547 93/87 13:1 $11,097
10 Strath Haven Wallingford-Swarthmore 1212 90 567/588/553 91/86 13:1 $10,639
11 New Hope-Solebury New Hope-Solebury 498 95 562/578/547 88/77 12:1 $12,700
12 Jenkintown Jenkintown 206 94 534/540/552 90/81 10:1 $14,259
13 Central Bucks East Central Bucks 1641 93 549/579/559 91/86 17:1 $7,475
14 Council Rock North Council Rock 2033 93 556/574/557 90/84 15:1 $9,765
15 Upper Dublin Upper Dublin 1456 92 549/580/549 88/79 14:1 $10,032
16 Moorestown Moorestown Twp. 1404 92 561/588/557 96/90 11:1 $7,534
17 Wissahickon Wissahickon 1458 93 535/562/545 89/81 13:1 $11,540
18 Downingtown East Downingtown Area 1739 86 539/561/537 90/89 14:1 $8,350
19 Central Philadelphia 2360 97 544/572/535 99/98 22:1 $6,516
20 Penncrest Rose Tree Media 1340 90 526/548/532 84/74 13:1 $11,471
21 Cherry Hill East Cherry Hill Twp. 2071 93 546/576/555 99/94 13:1 $7,482
22 Central Bucks West Central Bucks 1458 85 548/556/543 90/84 17:1 $7,475
23 Council Rock South Council Rock 2046 93 532/563/532 86/77 15:1 $9,765
24 Henderson West Chester Area 1259 87 537/549/523 90/79 14:1 $9,382
25 Methacton Methacton 1757 89 530/572/522 82/77 15:1 $9,536
26 Shawnee Lenape Regional 1608 94 543/551/533 98/91 12:1 $8,227
27 Garnet Valley Garnet Valley 1493 90 506/544/509 91/83 14:1 $10,031
28 Central Bucks South Central Bucks 1855 88 529/549/535 90/84 17:1 $7,475
29 Downingtown West Downingtown Area 1512 84 526/540/510 88/82 14:1 $8,350
30 Owen J. Roberts Owen J. Roberts 1474 88 525/526/522 79/73 14:1 $8,958
31 Phoenixville Area Phoenixville Area 913 85 514/535/511 82/70 12:1 $12,347
32 North Penn North Penn 3054 88 531/556/521 82/81 14:1 $9,653
33 Springfield Twp. Springfield Twp. (Montco) 645 86 519/524/512 84/67 12:1 $11,746
34 Eastern Eastern Camden County Regional 1039 88 535/567/543 94/87 14:1 $6,799
35 Girard Academic Music Program Philadelphia 241 97 483/501/478 84/80 16:1 $6,516
36 West Chester East West Chester Area 1364 86 518/533/514 82/78 15:1 $9,382
37 Hatboro-Horsham Hatboro-Horsham 1655 88 512/547/505 81/81 13:1 $9,857
38 Bayard Rustin West Chester Area 1333 88 520/527/508 84/76 15:1 $9,382
39 Cheltenham Cheltenham Twp. 1469 87 513/520/505 79/73 13:1 $12,530
40 Plymouth Whitemarsh Colonial 1562 89 506/528/496 89/83 15:1 $12,322
41 Perkiomen Valley Perkiomen Valley 1790 88 532/550/518 82/74 17:1 $8,617
42 Upper Merion Area Upper Merion Area 1142 91 501/522/492 79/72 13:1 $12,008
43 Seneca Lenape Regional 1363 94 506/527/508 96/90 11:1 $8,227
44 Spring-Ford Senior Spring-Ford Area 2333 88 515/544/499 78/77 15:1 $9,184
45 Avon Grove Avon Grove 1791 82 516/532/497 83/81 16:1 $7,238
46 Springfield Springfield (Delco) 1204 95 491/523/484 86/72 15:1 $9,720
47 Lenape Lenape Regional 2016 94 509/547/505 96/85 11:1 $8,227
48 MaST Community CS Charter (Phila.) 415 87 511/518/494 82/79 16:1 ND
49 Abington Senior Abington 1830 87 504/526/498 80/78 16:1 $10,147
50 Marple Newtown Marple Newtown 1140 83 502/514/488 81/70 14:1 $10,461
51 Cherokee Lenape Regional 2388 94 508/531/497 98/88 11:1 $8,227
52 Kennett Kennett Consolidated 1269 77 534/534/519 73/64 15:1 $9,082
53 Quakertown Quakertown Community 1175 86 509/526/487 85/72 15:1 $9,540
54 Haddon Twp. Haddon Twp. 571 88 494/511/480 95/86 10:1 $6,550
55 Palisades Palisades 667 72 528/546/516 81/74 13:1 $10,761
56 Pennridge Pennridge 2345 85 511/530/496 84/81 16:1 $8,562
57 Academy at Palumbo Philadelphia 642 96 476/488/446 93/84 20:1 $6,516
58 Bodine Philadelphia 552 94 464/467/455 92/85 16:1 $6,516
59 Souderton Souderton Area 2193 76 512/531/494 88/86 17:1 $9,159
60 Haverford Haverford Twp. 1781 70 523/533/506 87/74 20:1 $9,712
61 Cherry Hill West Cherry Hill Twp. 1526 93 504/519/518 95/84 12:1 $7,482
62 Creative and Performing Arts Philadelphia 683 91 504/472/496 86/67 16:1 $6,516
63 Renaissance Academy CS Charter (Chester) 242 91 485/472/467 83/63 13:1 ND
64 Clearview Regional Clearview Regional 1602 86 498/530/493 98/86 14:1 $5,926
65 Science Leadership Academy Philadelphia 484 89 485/485/472 86/75 19:1 $6,516
66 Washington Twp. Washington Twp. 2519 90 493/507/491 98/88 11:1 $7,897
67 Avon Grove CS Charter (Chester) 256 77 516/508/489 89/52 13:1 ND
68 Pitman Pitman Borough 413 94 499/517/480 95/84 10:1 $7,416
69 Upper Moreland Upper Moreland Twp. 963 85 497/508/473 75/62 15:1 $9,338
70 Upper Perkiomen Upper Perkiomen 982 74 509/519/501 77/72 15:1 $8,966
71 Northern Burlington County Reg. Northern Burlington Regional 1186 85 502/497/500 96/87 11:1 $7,339
72 Pennsbury Pennsbury 3221 82 513/527/496 84/73 15:1 $10,504
73 Haddon Heights Haddon Heights Borough 675 93 488/497/474 93/86 10:1 $8,013
74 Cinnaminson Cinnaminson Twp. 733 85 492/502/484 97/81 10:1 $7,591
75 Carver (Engineering and Science) Philadelphia 723 94 466/498/444 80/76 25:1 $6,516
76 Neshaminy Neshaminy 2710 82 492/519/481 75/67 15:1 $10,476
77 Kingsway Regional Kingsway Regional 1487 82 494/521/496 94/85 14:1 $5,702
78 Pottsgrove Pottsgrove 1075 77 505/504/486 68/55 15:1 $9,414
79 Audubon Audubon 576 82 487/506/480 95/77 10:1 $7,345
80 Burlington Twp. Burlington Twp. 1239 89 461/489/462 89/78 12:1 $7,628
81 Girls Philadelphia 993 88 463/471/458 89/82 19:1 $6,516
82 William Tennent Centennial 1881 81 488/500/471 74/67 16:1 $9,425
83 Timber Creek Black Horse Pike Regional 1437 88 482/494/480 95/76 14:1 $6,505
84 Delran Delran Twp. 899 80 472/497/467 86/71 12:1 $6,449
85 West Deptford West Deptford Twp. 911 87 481/495/469 92/80 13:1 $6,088
86 Sun Valley Penn-Delco 1117 81 457/472/446 73/62 14:1 $7,890
87 Oxford Area Oxford Area 1186 68 500/500/462 78/71 17:1 $7,073
88 Collegium CS Charter (Chester) 187 100 473/404/404 72/43 12:1 ND
89 Ridley Ridley 2061 78 475/497/455 73/79 14:1 $9,011
90 Bordentown Regional Bordentown Regional 708 87 483/498/474 89/69 12:1 $6,483
91 Palmyra Palmyra Borough 313 95 457/446/454 86/61 8:1 $7,398
92 Rancocas Valley Regional Rancocas Valley Regional 2017 81 483/503/469 92/79 14:1 $6,104
93 Clayton Clayton Borough 338 77 464/496/449 91/79 9:1 $6,168
94 Bensalem Bensalem Twp. 1945 82 475/490/459 69/66 16:1 $11,008
95 Triton Regional Black Horse Pike Regional 1557 88 483/514/478 93/74 15:1 $6,505
96 Maple Shade Maple Shade Twp. 648 86 462/497/463 92/81 13:1 $7,022
97 Deptford Twp. Deptford Twp. 1070 83 453/487/444 88/75 11:1 $7,036
98 Interboro Interboro 1222 83 461/468/445 71/58 14:1 $9,423
99 Octorara Octorara Area 864 61 500/505/477 64/54 18:1 $9,166
100 Delsea Regional Delsea Regional High 1196 78 467/493/460 92/83 13:1 $6,656

Number of Students: Total enrollment for 9th through 12th grades; some schools are 10th through 12th.
Percent to College: Percentage of graduates attending a 2- or 4-year college.
SAT (CR/M/W): Average scores in SAT critical reading, math and writing exams.
PSSA/HSPA (R/M): Percentage of students graded proficient or above in the state standardized PSSA (PA) or HSPA (NJ) tests in reading and math; because the tests are scored differently, the figures are not directly comparable between the states.
Student/Faculty Ratio: Average number of students per faculty member in school (some figures are district-wide).
Instructional spending: Per capita instructional spending in district. ND: Indicates that no data is available.