PALCS is so honored and pleased to say we have ranked as a top school in the state of Pennsylvania. This would not have been possible without the extra dedication of our students, parents, faculty, and staff.

PA Leadership Charter School (PALCS) has been named the #1 best online school in Pennsylvania on Niche’s 2018 Best School Rankings list and the #9 best online school in America!

PA Leadership is also ranked #6 out of 160+ charter schools in Pennsylvania. Our overall score on Niche was an A-.

When compared to other schools’ college readiness, PALCS ranked statewide at 46 out of 640.

For the 2016-2017 school year, PALCS students scored 1164 overall on the SAT, higher than the state average of 1073. 2016-2017 PALCS students obtained an average composite score of 26.8 on the ACT, higher than the state average of 23.1.

106 PALCS students took 208 AP exams with an average score of 3.6. 81% of these students obtained a score of 3 or higher.

PALCS receives approximately 80% of the funding of its traditional counterparts, so these findings are even for remarkable!

PALCS could not be more proud of our hardworking students, their dedicated families as well as our excellent faculty and staff who work tirelessly to ensure our students receive a top notch education. Thank you to everyone who made this possible. #PALCSmakesitpossible with all of your support!

Further Reading on the PALCS Blog:
#1 Best Online School in PA & Top 10 Nationwide
PALCS Ranked Best Charter School in PA for ACT

Sources: 2018 Best School Rankings list PALCS Profile
PALCS School Profile .pdf (data compiled by the PALCS guidance department)