Allegheny County 2019 high school rankings released |

Allegheny County 2019 high school rankings released

Stephen Huba
U.S. News & World Report released its ranking of top schools in the U.S. and each state, including Pennsylvania. School bus

Below is the Top 10 high schools in Allegheny County, according to new rankings released by U.S. News & World Report.

Rankings are based on college readiness, math and reading proficiency, math and reading performance, underserved student performance, college curriculum breadth and graduation rate.

The county rankings are followed by the state rank and overall score.

1. Upper St. Clair (No. 9; 97.43/100)

2. Quaker Valley, Leetsdale (No. 13; 96.65)

3. North Allegheny, McCandless (No. 15, 96.42)

4. Hampton (No. 17; 95.87)

5. Mt. Lebanon (No. 18; 95.77)

6. Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12 (No. 20; 95.52)

7. Pine-Richland, Pine Twp. (No. 21; 95.4)

8. Fox Chapel Area (No. 23; 95.3)

9. Pittsburgh Science & Technology Academy (No. 29; 94.32)

10. South Fayette (No. 32; 93.69)

Other Allegheny County high schools included in the Top 100 in Pennsylvania:

Source: U.S. News & World Report

Stephen Huba is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Stephen at 724-850-1280, [email protected] or via Twitter .

TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.