By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Some local high schools were named among the best in Pennsylvania in 2021.READ MORE: Resolution At Pittsburgh City Council Meeting Would Ban Plastic Bags In The City
Six western Pennsylvania schools made the statewide Top 25, according to U.S. News & World Report.
Hampton High School was the top local school at No. 7 in the state, followed by Pittsburgh CAPA at No. 8. The schools were No. 372 and No. 415 nationally, respectively.READ MORE: Woman In Lawrence County Flown To Hospital After Being Run Over By Her Own Car
Other local schools in the Top 25 in the state were Peters Township, Mt. Lebanon, Upper St. Clair and Pine-Richland high schools.
Schools were ranked base on how well they prepare students for college and their performance on state assessments.MORE NEWS: 10th Settlement Reached In West Virginia VA Hospital Deaths
You can find the full list of top schools here.