Top 10 Best Kennebec County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 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 Fayette Central School, Belgrade Central School and Wayne Elementary 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 34% (versus the Maine public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 50% 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).

Top Kennebec County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Fayette Central School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2023 Main Street
    Kents Hill, ME 04349
    (207) 685-4770

    Grades: PK-5 | 74 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Belgrade Central School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    158 Depot Road
    Belgrade, ME 04917
    (207) 495-2321

    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Wayne Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    48 Pond Road
    Wayne, ME 04284
    (207) 685-3634

    Grades: K-5 | 64 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Manchester Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    17 School St.
    Manchester, ME 04351
    (207) 622-2949

    Grades: PK-5 | 179 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Winthrop Grade School Math: 47% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    23 Highland Ave
    Winthrop, ME 04364
    (207) 824-2185

    Grades: PK-5 | 458 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Lillian Parks Hussey School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12 Gedney Street
    Augusta, ME 04330
    (207) 626-2461

    Grades: K-6 | 294 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Readfield Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    84 South Road
    Readfield, ME 04355
    (207) 685-4406

    Grades: PK-5 | 210 students
  • Rank: #88.
    James H Bean School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2896 Middle Road
    Augusta, ME 04330
    (207) 547-3395

    Grades: PK-5 | 254 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    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: #9-109.- 10.
    Messalonskee High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    131 Messalonskee High Drive
    Oakland, ME 04963
    (207) 465-7381

    Grades: 9-12 | 749 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Maranacook Community High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2250 Millard Harrison Drive
    Readfield, ME 04355
    (207) 685-4923

    Grades: 9-12 | 356 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Winthrop Middle School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    400 Rambler Rd
    Winthrop, ME 04364
    (207) 947-8769

    Grades: 6-8 | 197 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Winslow Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    285 Benton Ave
    Waterville, ME 04901
    (207) 872-1967

    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Maranacook Community Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2100 Millard Harrison Drive
    Readfield, ME 04355
    (207) 685-3128

    Grades: 6-8 | 294 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Williams Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    55 Pleasant Street
    Oakland, ME 04963
    (207) 465-2965

    Grades: 3-5 | 217 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Monmouth Academy Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    96 Academy Road
    Monmouth, ME 04259
    (207) 933-4416

    Grades: 9-12 | 221 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    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: #1818.
    Winthrop High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    211 Rambler Road
    Winthrop, ME 04364
    (207) 942-4405

    Grades: 9-12 | 236 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Vassalboro Community School Math: 34% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1116 Webber Pond Rd
    Vassalboro, ME 04989
    (207) 923-3100

    Grades: PK-8 | 415 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Gardiner Area High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    40 West Hill Road
    Gardiner, ME 04345
    (207) 582-3150

    Grades: 9-12 | 640 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Waterville Senior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 Brooklyn Ave
    Waterville, ME 04901
    (207) 873-2751

    Grades: 9-12 | 531 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Albion Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    20 School Street
    Albion, ME 04910
    (207) 437-2616

    Grades: K-6 | 116 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    River View Community School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    821 River Road
    South Gardiner, ME 04359
    (207) 582-3402

    Grades: 3-5 | 163 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Benton Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    68 School Drive
    Waterville, ME 04901
    (207) 453-4240

    Grades: K-6 | 616 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Henry L Cottrell School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    169 Academy Road
    Monmouth, ME 04259
    (207) 933-4426

    Grades: PK-3 | 205 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    China Primary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    763 Lakeview Drive
    China Village, ME 04926
    (207) 445-1550

    Grades: PK-4 | 260 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Gardiner Regional Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    161 Cobbossee Avenue
    Gardiner, ME 04345
    (207) 582-1326

    Grades: 6-8 | 460 students
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Hall-dale Middle And High School Math: 31% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    111 Maple St
    Farmingdale, ME 04344
    (207) 622-6351

    Grades: 6-12 | 482 students
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Messalonskee Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    33 School Bus Drive
    Oakland, ME 04963
    (207) 465-2167

    Grades: 6-8 | 524 students
  • Rank: #30-3230.- 32.
    China Middle School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    773 Lakeview Drive
    China Village, ME 04926
    (207) 445-1500

    Grades: 5-8 | 176 students
  • Rank: #30-3230.- 32.
    Lincoln School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    30 Lincoln Street
    Augusta, ME 04330
    (207) 626-2483

    Grades: K-6 | 306 students
  • Rank: #30-3230.- 32.
    Pittston Consolidated School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1023 Pittston School Street
    Gardiner, ME 04345
    (207) 582-6268

    Grades: K-5 | 199 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Clinton Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    75 Morrison Ave
    Clinton, ME 04927
    (207) 426-2181

    Grades: PK-6 | 237 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    George J Mitchell School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    58 Drummond Ave
    Waterville, ME 04901
    (207) 873-0695

    Grades: PK-3 | 610 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Windsor Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    366 Ridge Road
    Windsor, ME 04363
    (207) 445-2356

    Grades: PK-8 | 319 students
  • Show 19 more public schools in Kennebec County, ME (out of 54 total schools)
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