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For the 2021 school year, there are 13 public elementary schools serving 3,796 students in Bangor, ME. The top ranked public elementary schools in Bangor, ME are Fourteenth Street School, Abraham Lincoln School and Fruit Street School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Bangor, ME public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Maine public elementary school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 50% statewide average). Elementary schools in Bangor have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Maine public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Maine public elementary school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Bangor, ME Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Fourteenth Street School Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    224 Fourteenth Street
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6350

    Grades: PK-3 | 132 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Abraham Lincoln School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    45 Forest Avenue
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6280

    Grades: PK-3 | 210 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Fruit Street School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    175 Fruit Street
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6270

    Grades: PK-3 | 318 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Mary Snow School Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    435 Broadway
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6290

    Grades: 4-5 | 259 students
  • Rank: #55.
    William S. Cohen School Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    304 Garland Street
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6230

    Grades: 6-8 | 436 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Vine Street School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    66 Vine Street
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6300

    Grades: PK-3 | 169 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Veazie Community School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1040 School Street
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 947-6573

    Grades: PK-8 | 137 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Fairmount School Math: 48% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    58 Thirteenth Street
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6260

    Grades: 4-5 | 289 students
  • Rank: #99.
    James F. Doughty School Math: 44% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    143 Fifth Street
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6220

    Grades: 6-8 | 368 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Downeast School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 Moosehead Blvd
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 941-6240

    Grades: PK-3 | 307 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Hermon Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    235 Billings Road
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 848-4000

    Grades: PK-4 | 438 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Hermon Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    29 Billings Road
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 848-4000

    Grades: 5-8 | 301 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Glenburn Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    991 Hudson Road
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 947-8769

    Grades: PK-8 | 432 students
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