Top 5 Best Portland Public Preschools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public preschools serving 2,385 students in Portland, ME. The top ranked public preschools in Portland, ME are Harrison Lyseth Elementary School, Gerald E Talbot Community School and Presumpscot School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Portland, ME public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Maine public pre school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 52% statewide average). Pre schools in Portland have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Maine public pre schools.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maine public preschool average of 13% (majority Black).

Best Portland, ME Public Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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
| 496 students
Rank: #22.
Gerald E Talbot Community School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Forest Av
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8210
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
Rank: #33.
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
| 247 students
Rank: #44.
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
| 395 students
Rank: #55.
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
| 424 students
Rank: #66.
Amanda C Rowe School
Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
23 Orono Rd
Portland, ME 04102
(207) 874-8205
Grades: PK-5
| 437 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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