Area high schools among Newsweek Magazine’s top 500

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Several area high schools are on Newsweek magazine’s list of the top 500 high schools in the country that best prepare students to continue their education.

The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for college.

The rankings categories include College Readiness, Graduation Rate, College Bound, and Poverty Rate.

 367 Wyomissing Area Jr./Sr. High School  PA  75.5  100  89.5 28.3%
  • Location Wyomissing, Berks County
  • Magnet
  • Charter
  • Counselor-Student Ratio1:190
  • Student Retention 0.99
  • SAT/ACT Composite Score 45.6
  • Avg. SAT Score1551
  • Avg. ACT Score 24
  • AP/IB/Dual Enrollment Composite 70.1
  • Avg. AP Score 78.0
  • Avg. IB Score
  • Dual Enrollment Participation
419 Cumberland Valley High School PA 74.0 96.4 87.8 11.5%
  • Location Mechanicsburg
  • Magnet
  • Charter
  • Counselor-Student Ratio1:331
  • Student Retention 0.96
  • SAT/ACT Composite Score 49.2
  • Avg. SAT Score 1614
  • Avg. ACT Score 25
  • AP/IB/Dual Enrollment Composite 71.1
  • Avg. AP Score 82.4
  • Avg. IB Score 5.0
  • Dual Enrollment Participation 0.7
457 York Suburban High School PA 73.2 98.6 87.0 24.2%
  • Location Spring Garden Township
  • Magnet
  • Charter
  • Counselor-Student Ratio1:217
  • Student Retention 0.89
  • SAT/ACT Composite Score 48.4
  • Avg. SAT Score 1617
  • Avg. ACT Score 26
  • AP/IB/Dual Enrollment Composite 64.4
  • Avg. AP Score 75.2
  • Avg. IB Score
  • Dual Enrollment Participation 9.2
498 Manheim Township High School PA 71.2 99.2 77.5 21.5%
  • Location Neffsville, Lancaster County
  • Magnet
  • Charter
  • Counselor-Student Ratio 1:296
  • Student Retention 0.87
  • SAT/ACT Composite Score 46.0
  • Avg. SAT Score 1590
  • Avg. ACT Score 24
  • AP/IB/Dual Enrollment Composite 72.8
  • Avg. AP Score 83.2
  • Avg. IB Score 5.0
  • Dual Enrollment Participation 1.0