Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Quaker Valley High School Tops the Public Education Charts!
U.S. News and World Report has released its public education rankings for 2013. Once again, this community has an educational resource to be proud of! Quaker Valley High School ranked #14 out of 687 for the state of Pennsylvania and #648 out of over 21,000 public schools in the nation on U.S. News and WorldReport rankings 2013! This achievement is truly incredible!
Schools are scored based on student performance on state tests (like the PSSA), AP and International Baccalaureate exams, and also considers the educational well-being of minority and economically disadvantaged students. Additionally, these scores reflect how well a high school prepares its students for college, reading and math proficiency, and student-to-teacher ratio.
To see how Quaker Valley scored on each specific category, click on U.S. News Education site here. Way to go and keep it up, QV!!