Chester County Home to 20 of the Top 100 Public Elementary Schools in Pennsylvania

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Image via the Tredyffrin-Easttown School District.
Third-graders at Devon Elementary School are studying the Inuit people.

Chester County is home to 20 of the Top 100 public elementary schools in Pennsylvania, according to new rankings recently released by

To determine the rankings for its list of the 2023 Best Public Elementary Schools in Pennsylvania, performed an analysis of key statistics from data provided by the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews written by students and parents. The metrics used include academics, teacher ratings, school district strength, and culture and diversity.

All five of the Tredyffrin-Easttown School District’s elementary schools made the list. Meanwhile, all four of the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District’s elementary schools made it.

In all, six different school districts in Chester County were represented on the list.

Here are the 20 schools in Chester County that ranked among the Top 100 in Pennsylvania:

  • 13. Hillside Elementary (Tredyffrin-Easttown)
  • 16. Devon Elementary (Tredyffrin-Easttown)
  • 25. New Eagle Elementary (Tredyffrin-Easttown)
  • 32. Valley Forge Elementary (Tredyffrin-Easttown)
  • 33. Pocopson Elementary (Unionville-Chadds Ford)
  • 36. Chadds Ford Elementary (Unionville-Chadds Ford)
  • 49. West Vincent Elementary (Owen J. Roberts)
  • 51. Beaumont Elementary (Tredyffrin-Easttown)
  • 55. Charlestown Elementary (Great Valley)
  • 62. Kathryn D. Markley Elementary (Great Valley)
  • 64. Hillendale Elementary (Unionville-Chadds Ford)
  • 66. Pickering Valley Elementary (Downingtown Area)
  • 74. Shamona Creek Elementary (Downingtown Area)
  • 76. General Wayne Elementary (Great Valley)
  • 83. Glen Acres Elementary (West Chester Area)
  • 84. Exton Elementary (West Chester Area)
  • 85. Lionville Elementary (Downingtown Area)
  • 93. Unionville Elementary (Unionville-Chadds Ford)
  • 94. French Creek Elementary (Owen J. Roberts)
  • 99. East Goshen Elementary (West Chester Area)

Read more about the 2023 Best Public Elementary Schools in Pennsylvania at here.


In this video, a real estate agent lauds Chester County’s well-regarded school districts.

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