As our year winds down to winter break, there is a lot of success that we should recognize here at PALCS in 2018. Our PALCS students and families have made this year one to remember and we are excited to see what 2019 has in store.
For the second year in row, PALCS is so honored and pleased to announce that we have ranked as the #1 Best Online School in the state of Pennsylvania in Niche’s 2019 Best School Rankings list. PA Leadership Charter School has also ranked as the #2 Best Online College Prep School in America (out of over 200), the #23 Best Online School in America (out of over 600), and the #7 Best Charter School in Pennsylvania (out of over 170).
In March, the faculty and administration of the main PALCS office in West Chester and the Western Regional Center in Pittsburgh invited students in grades 9-12 and their parents/guardians to the 2018 High School Open House.
As school winds down for winter break, we are finding ourselves filled with joy at the success of 2017. This year brought so many wonderful opportunities and special moments in the PALCS community and we are so excited about what 2018 will bring.
PALCS is extremely proud and honored to announce that we have been named the #1 Best Online School in Pennsylvania on niche.com’s 2018 Best School Rankings list! We are also ranked #9 Best Online School in America!
Out of over 170 charter schools in the state, PA Leadership Charter School ranked as the #1 charter school in Pennsylvania for ACT scores. Out of some 750+ local districts, charter and cyber charter schools in Pennsylvania, PA Leadership Charter School comes in 10th place for the highest ACT scores in the state.
The Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School is the best performing cyber charter school in Pennsylvania for senior SAT scores, and the #2 charter high school overall.
Niche, previously College Prowler, is a website that was started in 2002 by Carnegie Melon University students as a way to provide families, students and professionals with helpful information when facing big life decisions. Their site offers statistics and reviews on neighborhoods, cities and schools. One of their most recent additions is an in depth ranking system. In their list of top 100 school districts in Pennsylvania for 2016, PALCS was listed at 93rd in the state.