A school is not just a building. It’s a home: a place where children can build confidence, learn social skills and explore their strengths.
There are many factors that go into what makes a great school, and Niche.com has analyzed this data to compile its latest ranking of the best K-12 public and private schools in America (click here to learn more about the methodology).
The website broke it down further, compiling a list of the best high schools in Lancaster County.
âOne thing that sets Niche ranking apart is that we consider the whole student experience, including what students do after high school, and the research process in college – especially entrance exams. in college – has been heavily impacted over the past year, âNiche said.
âAs a result of this change, we updated our methodology to reduce the importance of SAT and ACT scores. “
The weight of any factor that takes into account standardized test scores has been reduced by a third for the 2022 ranking, as colleges still require test scores, but the future of standardized testing remains uncertain, according to the website. .
The top five high schools in Lancaster County are as follows, according to Niche:
- 1: Linden Room – Lititz
- 2: Lancaster Country Day School – Lancaster
- 3: LycÃ©e du canton de Manheim – Manheim
- 4: Veritas Academy – LÃ©ona
- 5: Hempfield Senior High School – Hempfield
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