Top 10 Best Maine Public Schools (2021)

Maine is the #43 largest school system in the United States, serving 175,788 students across the 602 public schools for the 2021 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Maine is 37%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 50%.
The top ranked public schools in Maine are Me School Of Science & Mathematics, Falmouth High School and Fourteenth Street School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 11% (majority 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 Overall Ranked Public Schools in Maine (2021)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Me School Of Science & MathematicsMagnet School
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1295 High Street
    LimestoneME 04750
    (207) 325-3600

  • Rank: #22.
    Falmouth High School
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1274 Woodville Road
    FalmouthME 04105
    (207) 781-7429

  • Rank: #33.Math: ≥80% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)Math: ≥80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-3224 Fourteenth Street
    BangorME 04401
    (207) 941-6350

  • Rank: #44.Math: 77% (Top 1%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 77% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-558 Woodville Road
    FalmouthME 04105
    (207) 781-3988

  • Rank: #5-75.-7.Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12345 Ocean House Road
    Cape ElizabethME 04107
    (207) 799-3309

  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Greely High School
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12303 Main St
    Cumberland CenterME 04021
    (207) 828-4805

  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Yarmouth High School
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12286 West Elm Street
    YarmouthME 04096
    (207) 846-5535

  • Rank: #88.Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-412 Scott Dyer Road
    Cape ElizabethME 04107
    (207) 799-7339

  • Rank: #99.Math: 70-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-345 Forest Avenue
    BangorME 04401
    (207) 941-6280

  • Rank: #1010.Math: 67% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 67% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 5-8220 Mccartney Street
    YarmouthME 04096
    (207) 846-2499

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Top Maine Public Schools by County (2021)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
37 Schools
16,065 Students
21% Minority
43 Schools
9,307 Students
9% Minority
96 Schools
39,224 Students
17% Minority
17 Schools
4,351 Students
4% Minority
34 Schools
6,327 Students
7% Minority
54 Schools
16,700 Students
7% Minority
22 Schools
4,507 Students
5% Minority
18 Schools
3,627 Students
5% Minority
31 Schools
8,304 Students
6% Minority
70 Schools
19,943 Students
9% Minority
8 Schools
2,086 Students
5% Minority
18 Schools
4,796 Students
7% Minority
34 Schools
6,881 Students
5% Minority
25 Schools
4,499 Students
6% Minority
36 Schools
4,085 Students
16% Minority
59 Schools
25,086 Students
8% Minority
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