Top 10 Best Portland Public Elementary Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public elementary schools serving 4,651 students in Portland, ME. The top ranked public elementary schools in Portland, ME are Longfellow School-portland, Harrison Lyseth Elementary School and Ocean Avenue. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Portland, ME public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Maine public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 56% statewide average). Elementary schools in Portland have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Maine public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maine public elementary school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Portland, ME Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Longfellow School-portland
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
432 Stevens Av
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8195
Grades: K-5
| 346 students
Rank: #22.
Harrison Lyseth Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
175 Auburn St
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8215
Grades: PK-5
| 491 students
Rank: #33.
Ocean Avenue
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
150 Ocean Av
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8180
Grades: K-5
| 381 students
Rank: #44.
Lincoln Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
522 Stevens Av
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8145
Grades: 6-8
| 522 students
Rank: #55.
Lyman Moore Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
171 Auburn St
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8150
Grades: 6-8
| 445 students
Rank: #66.
Riverton School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Forest Av
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8210
Grades: PK-5
| 442 students
Rank: #77.
Presumpscot School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
69 Presumpscot St
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8220
Grades: PK-5
| 248 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Howard C Reiche Community School
Math: 26% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
166 Brackett St
Portland, ME 04102
(207) 874-8175
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
King Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
92 Deering Av
Portland, ME 04102
(207) 874-8140
Grades: 6-8
| 519 students
Rank: #1010.
East End Community School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
195 North St
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 874-8228
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #1111.
Fred P Hall School
Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
23 Orono Rd
Portland, ME 04102
(207) 874-8205
Grades: PK-5
| 403 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Portland, Maine

Portland, Maine Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
180 Falmouth St
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 874-8180
Grades: K-5
| 311 students
57 Douglas Street
Portland, ME 04102
(207) 874-8225
Grades: 1-12
| 49 students

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