Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy
The mission of the Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy, a regional public magnet school, is to provide a dynamic, rigorous college-preparatory education in a diversified, student-centered urban environment. Our school is committed to developing life-long learners and responsible citizens in a global society.
Programs and Services
We are a college preparatory public high school, with a magnet program focused on the visual and performing arts. We are a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School and consistently recognized by US News as one of the top high schools in Pennsylvania.
Collegiate Academy offers 27 Advanced Placement courses, our students enroll annually in more than 650 AP exams. Additionally, students travel offsite to local colleges and universities to take over 275 dual-enrollment courses each year.
Collegiate Academy graduates have an average combined SAT score well above the state and national averages. We have a 100% four-year college acceptance rate. The class or 2018 has over $17 million in merit-based scholarships offers.