Top 10 Best Kennebec County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 54 public schools serving 16,700 students in Kennebec County, ME. Kennebec County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maine.
The top ranked public schools in Kennebec County, ME are Lillian Parks Hussey School, Maranacook Community High School and Winthrop Grade School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kennebec County, ME public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Maine public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Kennebec County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Maine public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Maine public school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Kennebec County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lillian Parks Hussey School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12 Gedney Street
Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 626-2461
Grades: K-6
| 294 students
Rank: #22.
Maranacook Community High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2250 Millard Harrison Drive
Readfield, ME 04355
(207) 685-4923
Grades: 9-12
| 356 students
Rank: #33.
Winthrop Grade School
Math: 47% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
23 Highland Ave
Winthrop, ME 04364
(207) 824-2185
Grades: PK-5
| 458 students
Rank: #44.
Fayette Central School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2023 Main Street
Kents Hill, ME 04349
(207) 685-4770
Grades: PK-5
| 74 students
Rank: #55.
Belgrade Central School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
158 Depot Road
Belgrade, ME 04917
(207) 495-2321
Grades: PK-5
| 260 students
Rank: #66.
George J Mitchell School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
58 Drummond Ave
Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 873-0695
Grades: PK-3
| 610 students
Rank: #77.
Messalonskee High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
131 Messalonskee High Drive
Oakland, ME 04963
(207) 465-7381
Grades: 9-12
| 749 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Clinton Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
75 Morrison Ave
Clinton, ME 04927
(207) 426-2181
Grades: PK-6
| 237 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
James H Bean School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2896 Middle Road
Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 547-3395
Grades: PK-5
| 254 students
Rank: #1010.
Maranacook Community Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2100 Millard Harrison Drive
Readfield, ME 04355
(207) 685-3128
Grades: 6-8
| 294 students
Rank: #1111.
Hall-dale Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
26 Garden Lane
Hallowell, ME 04347
(207) 623-8677
Grades: PK-5
| 385 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Manchester Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
17 School St.
Manchester, ME 04351
(207) 622-2949
Grades: PK-5
| 179 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Winthrop Middle School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 Rambler Rd
Winthrop, ME 04364
(207) 947-8769
Grades: 6-8
| 197 students
Rank: #1414.
Williams Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
55 Pleasant Street
Oakland, ME 04963
(207) 465-2965
Grades: 3-5
| 217 students
Rank: #1515.
Winslow Junior High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6 Danielson St
Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 872-1973
Grades: 6-8
| 275 students
Rank: #1616.
Messalonskee Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
33 School Bus Drive
Oakland, ME 04963
(207) 465-2167
Grades: 6-8
| 524 students
Rank: #1717.
River View Community School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
821 River Road
South Gardiner, ME 04359
(207) 582-3402
Grades: 3-5
| 163 students
Rank: #1818.
Lincoln School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
30 Lincoln Street
Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 626-2483
Grades: K-6
| 306 students
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Mt Vernon Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1507 North Road
Mount Vernon, ME 04352
(207) 293-2261
Grades: PK-5
| 118 students
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Wayne Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
48 Pond Road
Wayne, ME 04284
(207) 685-3634
Grades: K-5
| 64 students
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Winthrop High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
211 Rambler Road
Winthrop, ME 04364
(207) 942-4405
Grades: 9-12
| 236 students
Rank: #2222.
Windsor Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
366 Ridge Road
Windsor, ME 04363
(207) 445-2356
Grades: PK-8
| 319 students
Rank: #2323.
Snow Pond Arts Academy School
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8 Goldenrod Lane
Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 618-8908
Grades: 9-12
| 145 students
Rank: #2424.
Gardiner Regional Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
161 Cobbossee Avenue
Gardiner, ME 04345
(207) 582-1326
Grades: 6-8
| 460 students
Rank: #2525.
Hall-dale Middle And High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Maple St
Farmingdale, ME 04344
(207) 622-6351
Grades: 6-12
| 482 students
Rank: #2626.
Vassalboro Community School
Math: 33% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1116 Webber Pond Rd
Vassalboro, ME 04989
(207) 923-3100
Grades: PK-8
| 415 students
Rank: #27 - 3027. - 30.
Albion Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
20 School Street
Albion, ME 04910
(207) 437-2616
Grades: K-6
| 116 students
Rank: #27 - 3027. - 30.
Gardiner Area High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
40 West Hill Road
Gardiner, ME 04345
(207) 582-3150
Grades: 9-12
| 640 students
Rank: #27 - 3027. - 30.
Pittston Consolidated School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1023 Pittston School Street
Gardiner, ME 04345
(207) 582-6268
Grades: K-5
| 199 students
Rank: #27 - 3027. - 30.
Readfield Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
84 South Road
Readfield, ME 04355
(207) 685-4406
Grades: PK-5
| 210 students
Rank: #3131.
Benton Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
68 School Drive
Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 453-4240
Grades: K-6
| 616 students
Rank: #3232.
Winslow Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
285 Benton Ave
Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 872-1967
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students
Rank: #3333.
Waterville Junior High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 West River Rd
Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 873-2144
Grades: 6-8
| 400 students
Rank: #3434.
Helen Thompson School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
309 Spears Corner Road
Gardiner, ME 04345
(207) 724-3930
Grades: PK-5
| 281 students
Rank: #3535.
Monmouth Academy
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
96 Academy Road
Monmouth, ME 04259
(207) 933-4416
Grades: 9-12
| 221 students
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Kennebec County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
573 Richmond Rd
Litchfield, ME 04350
(207) 268-4136
Grades: 4-8
| n/a students
Malta Street
Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 626-2490
Grades: 7-8
| 368 students
97 Maple Street
Farmingdale, ME 04344
(207) 622-6211
Grades: 9-12
| 295 students
111 Maple Street
Farmingdale, ME 04344
(207) 596-2008
Grades: 6-8
| 203 students
14 Pray Street
Gardiner, ME 04345
(207) 582-2522
Grades: PK
| 32 students

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