Pittsburgh Business Times Guide to Western PA Schools
The Pittsburgh Business Times 2021 top districts of the decade ranked Mt. Lebanon 3rd in the region and 5th in the state. MTLSD was the only other district to finish No. 1 in the region during the decade, in 2014. The annual Honor Roll ranks the 105 school districts in the region and the 495 districts in the state based on standardized test scores. Mt. Lebanon Schools have ranked among the top four schools on the list since it was first published in 2005.
Mt. Lebanon School District Designated Best Community for Music Education
The Mt. Lebanon School District ranks among the best school districts in the state and region in the 2021 Niche Rankings. Niche ranks the District # 28 in the country, # 2 in the region and # 5 in PA. The Niche website rates schools across the state and nation using data from the U.S. Department of Education, surveys and reviews.
Green Ribbon Schools
Mt. Lebanon High School was honored by the U.S. Department of Education as 1 of 46 schools from across the United States to receive the distinction as a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School for innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health and wellness for students and staff, and provide effective environmental and sustainability education.
School Digger.com Ranking
Mt. Lebanon Schools were among the top schools in Pennsylvania in the School Digger rankings for 2019. School Digger is a website designed to help parents find information about schools. The Mt. Lebanon School District performed better than 99.5% of other districts in Pennsylvania; The District ranked #2 out of the 604 ranked in the Commonwealth and the high school is ranked #1.
ASBO Meritorious Budget Award
The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) awarded the Mt. Lebanon School District with the Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) during the 2020-2021 budget year. The MBA promotes and recognizes excellence in school budget presentation and is conferred only to school districts whose budgets have undergone a rigorous review by financial professionals and have met or exceeded the program's stringent criteria.This is the 26th year in a row the District was selected for this award.
ASBO Award for Financial Reporting
US News & World REport Best High Schools In America
Mt. Lebanon High School was selected for a silver ranking on the 2021 US News & World Report list of Best High Schools in America.