Top 10 Best Maine Public Schools (2022)

Maine is the #43 largest school system in the United States, serving 175,681 students across the 602 public schools for the 2022 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Maine is 36%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 56%.
The top ranked public schools in Maine are Me School Of Science & Mathematics, Cape Elizabeth High School and Greely High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 11% (majority Black and Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(ME) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
2%
Black
4%
White
89%
Two or more races
3%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Maine (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Me School Of Science & Mathematics
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
95 High Street
Limestone, ME 04750
(207) 325-3600
Rank: #22.
Cape Elizabeth High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
345 Ocean House Road
Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107
(207) 799-3309
Rank: #33.
Greely High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
303 Main St
Cumberland Center, ME 04021
(207) 828-4805
Rank: #44.
Fruit Street School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-3
175 Fruit Street
Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 941-6270
Rank: #55.
Falmouth High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
74 Woodville Road
Falmouth, ME 04105
(207) 781-7429
Rank: #66.
Longfellow School-portland
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
432 Stevens Av
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8195
Rank: #77.
Adams School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-8
27 School Street
Castine, ME 04421
(207) 326-8608
Rank: #88.
Greely Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
351 Tuttle Rd
Cumberland Center, ME 04021
(207) 829-4815
Rank: #99.
Pond Cove Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75% (Top 1%)
Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-4
12 Scott Dyer Road
Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107
(207) 799-7339
Rank: #1010.
Yarmouth High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
286 West Elm Street
Yarmouth, ME 04096
(207) 846-5535

Best Maine Public Schools by County (2022)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
54
16,700
7%
22
4,507
5%
31
8,304
6%
25
4,499
6%
59
25,086
8%

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