Top 10 Best Boston Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 8,418 students in Boston, MA. Boston has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
The top ranked public schools in Boston, MA are Boston Latin, Eliot Elementary School and Joseph J Hurley. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Boston, MA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Boston have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Massachusetts public schools.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Best Boston, MA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Boston Latin
Math: 94% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
78 Ave Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 635-8895
Grades: 7-12
| 2,453 students
Rank: #22.
Eliot Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
16 Charter Street
Boston, MA 02113
(617) 635-8545
Grades: PK-8
| 635 students
Rank: #33.
Joseph J Hurley
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
70 Worcester Street
Boston, MA 02118
(617) 635-8489
Grades: PK-8
| 360 students
Rank: #44.
Josiah Quincy
Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
885 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111
(617) 635-8497
Grades: PK-5
| 832 students
Rank: #55.
Carter Developmental Center
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
396 Northampton Street
Boston, MA 02118
(617) 635-9832
Grades: 7-12
| 29 students
Rank: #66.
Match Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1001 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 232-0300
Grades: PK-12
| 1,225 students
Rank: #77.
Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers (horace Mann Ch
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
360 Huntington Avenue, C/o 102
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 373-8576
Grades: 9-12
| 380 students
Rank: #88.
Boston Arts Academy
Alternative School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
174 Ipswich Street
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 635-6470
Grades: 9-12
| 469 students
Rank: #99.
Quincy Upper School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
152 Arlington Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 635-8940
Grades: 6-12
| 507 students
Rank: #1010.
Snowden International School At Copley
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
150 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 635-9989
Grades: 9-12
| 444 students
Rank: #1111.
Blackstone
Math: 18% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
380 Shawmut Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
(617) 635-8471
Grades: PK-5
| 575 students
Rank: #1212.
William Mckinley
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
90 Warren Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 635-9976
Grades: 1-12
| 355 students
Boston Adult Academy
Alternative School
20 Church St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 635-1542
Grades: 11-12
| 154 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
75 Pleasant St
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 680-7830
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
10 Fenwood Rd
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 635-8450
Grades: K-5
| 205 students
Suffolk Superior Court-rm 705
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 725-8133
Grades: 11
| 1 students

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