Magazine Says PV State’s 9th Best High School
COLLEGEVILLE PA – Perkiomen Valley High School ranked ninth in the 2018 edition of the Best High Schools In Pennsylvania list produced annually by U.S. News and World Report, the national magazine announced Thursday (May 10, 2018). The Downingtown STEM Academy, located 37 miles southwest of Collegeville, ranked first among all high schools in the state.
PV, with an enrollment of 1,781 students, also ranked 671st among all schools in the nation, according to the magazine’s list.
The magazine also noted PV “students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Perkiomen Valley High School is 60 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent.” Its graduation rate was cited at 96 percent.
Of other western Montgomery County high schools covered by The Posts, the magazine ranked
- Spring-Ford as 41st in the state, and 1,421st nationally;
- Boyertown as 79th in the state, and 2,160th nationally;
- and did not offer rankings for Pottsgrove or Pottstown.
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