Top 10 Best Hampshire County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 48 public schools serving 16,980 students in Hampshire County, MA (there are 14 private schools, serving 1,966 private students). 90% of all K-12 students in Hampshire County, MA are educated in public schools compared to the MA state average of 88%. Hampshire County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
The top ranked public schools in Hampshire County, MA are Belchertown High School, Westhampton Elementary School and Northampton High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hampshire County, MA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Hampshire County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Massachusetts public schools.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Best Hampshire County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Belchertown High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
142 Springfield Road
Belchertown, MA 01007
(413) 323-9419
Grades: 9-12
| 694 students
Rank: #22.
Westhampton Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
37 Kings Highway
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 527-0561
Grades: PK-6
| 104 students
Rank: #33.
Northampton High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
380 Elm Street
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 587-1346
Grades: 9-12
| 861 students
Rank: #44.
Pelham Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
45 Amherst Road
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 362-1100
Grades: K-6
| 107 students
Rank: #55.
Amherst Regional High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
21 Mattoon Street
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 362-1701
Grades: 9-12
| 870 students
Rank: #66.
South Hadley High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
153 Newton Street
South Hadley, MA 01075
(413) 538-5063
Grades: 9-12
| 571 students
Rank: #77.
Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School
Charter School
Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
317 Russell Street
Hadley, MA 01035
(413) 582-7040
Grades: K-12
| 560 students
Rank: #88.
Maple
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7 Chapel Street
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 529-1550
Grades: PK-4
| 204 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Hatfield Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
33 Main Street
Hatfield, MA 01038
(413) 247-5010
Grades: PK-6
| 216 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Industrial Parkway
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 529-7178
Grades: K-8
| 218 students
Rank: #1111.
R. K. Finn Ryan Road
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
498 Ryan Road
Florence, MA 01062
(413) 587-1550
Grades: K-5
| 234 students
Rank: #1212.
Hopkins Academy
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
131 Russell Street
Hadley, MA 01035
(413) 584-1106
Grades: 7-12
| 258 students
Rank: #1313.
Gateway Regional High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12 Littleville Road
Huntington, MA 01050
(413) 685-1105
Grades: 9-12
| 194 students
Rank: #1414.
Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
15 Mulligan Drive
South Hadley, MA 01075
(413) 552-1580
Grades: 7-12
| 391 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Fort River Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
70 So East Street
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 362-1200
Grades: K-6
| 306 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Jackson Street
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
120 Jackson Street
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 587-1510
Grades: K-5
| 328 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Smith Academy
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
34 School Street
Hatfield, MA 01038
(413) 247-5641
Grades: 7-12
| 181 students
Rank: #1818.
Easthampton High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
70 Williston Avenue
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 529-1585
Grades: 9-12
| 419 students
Rank: #1919.
Hadley Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
21 River Drive
Hadley, MA 01035
(413) 584-5011
Grades: PK-6
| 248 students
Rank: #2020.
Wildwood Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
71 Strong Street
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 362-1400
Grades: K-6
| 368 students
Rank: #2121.
Hampshire Regional High School
Math: 49% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
19 Stage Rd
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 527-7680
Grades: 7-12
| 683 students
Rank: #2222.
Amherst Regional Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Chestnut Street
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 362-1800
Grades: 7-8
| 413 students
Rank: #2323.
Mosier
Math: 53% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Mosier Street
South Hadley, MA 01075
(413) 538-5077
Grades: 2-4
| 418 students
Rank: #2424.
John F Kennedy Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Bridge Rd
Florence, MA 01062
(413) 587-1489
Grades: 6-8
| 623 students
Rank: #2525.
Anne T. Dunphy School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Petticoat Hill
Williamsburg, MA 01096
(413) 268-8421
Grades: PK-6
| 119 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
East Meadow
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
393 East State Street
Granby, MA 01033
(413) 467-7199
Grades: PK-6
| 388 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Leeds
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Florence Street
Leeds, MA 01053
(413) 587-1531
Grades: PK-5
| 293 students
Rank: #2828.
Stanley M Koziol Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4 Gould Rd
Ware, MA 01082
(413) 967-6236
Grades: PK-3
| 343 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Littleville Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4 Littleville Road
Huntington, MA 01050
(413) 685-1300
Grades: PK-6
| 330 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Swift River Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
57 State Street
Belchertown, MA 01007
(413) 323-0472
Grades: 1-3
| 439 students
Rank: #3131.
New Hingham Regional Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
30 Smith Rd
Chesterfield, MA 01012
(413) 296-0000
Grades: K-6
| 101 students
Rank: #3232.
William E Norris
Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
34 Pomeroy Meadow Rd
Southampton, MA 01073
(413) 527-0811
Grades: PK-6
| 448 students
Rank: #3333.
Granby Jr Sr High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
385 East State Street
Granby, MA 01033
(413) 467-7105
Grades: 7-12
| 328 students
Rank: #3434.
Smith Vocational And Agricultural High School
Vocational School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
80 Locust Street
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 587-1414
Grades: 9-12
| 528 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Center School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
9 School Street
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 529-1540
Grades: K-4
| 192 students
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Hampshire County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1 Petticoat Hill
Williamsburg, MA 01096
(413) 268-8421
Grades: 3-6
| 75 students
6 Berkshire Avenue
Belchertown, MA 01007
(413) 323-0444
Grades: 1-2
| 90 students
2 Main Street
Cummington, MA 01026
(413) 634-5327
Grades: PK-5
| 65 students
16 Main St
Williamsburg, MA 01096
(413) 268-8424
Grades: PK-2
| 81 students
813 No. Pleasant St
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 362-1305
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
48 Parsons Street
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 529-1555
Grades: K-4
| 123 students
147 Huntington Rd
Worthington, MA 01098
(413) 685-1370
Grades: PK-4
| n/a students
7 Berkshire Avenue
Belchertown, MA 01007
(413) 323-0483
Grades: 1-2
| 193 students
14 West Street
Granby, MA 01033
(413) 467-9235
Grades: PK-3
| 212 students

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