Delaware County is home to five of the Top 25 Public High Schools with the Best Teachers in Greater Philadelphia, writes Clara Lefton for The Philadelphia Business Journal.
Niche.com recently published its 2019 list of the Public High Schools with the Best Teachers. It based its ranking on analysis of academic and teacher data from the U.S. Department of Education, along with reviews left by students and parents. Among the factors considered were Academics, Teacher Absenteeism, Average Teacher Salary, and the Student-to-Teacher Ratio.
Radnor ranks fourth among the Top 25 Public High Schools with the Best Teachers in Greater Philadelphia, while Strath Haven is sixth and Penncrest 10th.
Garnet Valley checked in at No. 11, with Haverford at No. 18.
Good teachers are essential for a student’s success. A number of studies have shown that quality of public education is an economic issue. This means that high-achieving schools can be linked to successful economic growth.
Read more about the Top 25 Public High Schools with the Best Teachers in Greater Philadelphia in The Philadelphia Business Journal here.