Top 10 Best Middlesex County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 381 public schools serving 219,716 students in Middlesex County, MA. Middlesex County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
The top ranked public schools in Middlesex County, MA are Lexington High School, Belmont High School and Acton-boxborough Regional High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Middlesex County, MA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Middlesex County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Massachusetts public schools.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Best Middlesex County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lexington High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
251 Waltham Street
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 861-2320
Grades: 9-12
| 2,212 students
Rank: #22.
Belmont High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
221 Concord Avenue
Belmont, MA 02478
(617) 993-5901
Grades: 9-12
| 1,294 students
Rank: #33.
Acton-boxborough Regional High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
36 Charter Rd
Acton, MA 01720
(978) 264-4700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,827 students
Rank: #44.
Groton Dunstable Regional
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
703 Chicoppe Row
Groton, MA 01450
(978) 448-6362
Grades: 9-12
| 786 students
Rank: #55.
Horace Mann
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
40 Damon Avenue
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2190
Grades: K-5
| 281 students
Rank: #66.
Concord Carlisle High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
500 Walden Street
Concord, MA 01742
(978) 318-1400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,273 students
Rank: #77.
Lincoln-sudbury Regional High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
390 Lincoln Rd
Sudbury, MA 01776
(978) 443-9961
Grades: 9-12
| 1,529 students
Rank: #88.
Wayland High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
264 Old Connecticut Path
Wayland, MA 01778
(508) 358-7746
Grades: 9-12
| 856 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Littleton High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
56 King Street
Littleton, MA 01460
(978) 952-2555
Grades: 9-12
| 463 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Mary Lee Burbank
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
266 School Street
Belmont, MA 02478
(617) 993-5500
Grades: K-4
| 374 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Weston High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(4)
444 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493
(781) 786-5800
Grades: 9-12
| 694 students
Rank: #1212.
Vinson-owen Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
75 Johnson Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7019
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Hopkinton High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
90 Hayden Rowe Street
Hopkinton, MA 01748
(508) 497-9820
Grades: 9-12
| 1,155 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Wm Diamond Middle School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
99 Hancock Street
Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 861-2460
Grades: 6-8
| 887 students
Rank: #1515.
Westford Academy
Math: 87% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
30 Patten Road
Westford, MA 01886
(978) 692-5570
Grades: 9-12
| 1,715 students
Rank: #1616.
Benjamin G Brown
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
201 Willow Avenue
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 629-5620
Grades: K-5
| 231 students
Rank: #1717.
Winchester High School
Math: 86% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
80 Skillings Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7020
Grades: 9-12
| 1,351 students
Rank: #1818.
Ambrose Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
27 High Street
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7012
Grades: K-5
| 421 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
L D Batchelder
Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
175 Park Street
North Reading, MA 01864
(978) 664-7814
Grades: K-5
| 464 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Weston Middle School
Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
456 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493
(781) 786-5600
Grades: 6-8
| 484 students
Rank: #2121.
Paul P Gates Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
75 Spruce Street
Acton, MA 01720
(978) 266-2570
Grades: K-6
| 402 students
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Arlington High School
Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
869 Mass Avenue
Arlington, MA 02476
(781) 316-3591
Grades: 9-12
| 1,325 students
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Josiah Haynes
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
169 Haynes Road
Sudbury, MA 01776
(978) 443-1093
Grades: K-5
| 380 students
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Loker School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
47 Loker Street
Wayland, MA 01778
(508) 358-8601
Grades: K-5
| 281 students
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Roger E Wellington
Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
121 Orchard Street
Belmont, MA 02478
(617) 993-5600
Grades: PK-4
| 625 students
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Swallow/union School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
522 Main Street
Dunstable, MA 01827
(978) 649-7281
Grades: K-4
| 290 students
Rank: #2727.
Woodland
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10 Alphabet Lane
Weston, MA 02493
(781) 786-5300
Grades: PK-3
| 298 students
Rank: #28 - 3028. - 30.
Ashland High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
65 East Union St.
Ashland, MA 01721
(508) 881-0177
Grades: 9-12
| 769 students
Rank: #28 - 3028. - 30.
Carlisle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
83 School Street
Carlisle, MA 01741
(978) 369-4102
Grades: PK-8
| 606 students
Rank: #28 - 3028. - 30.
Chelmsford High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
200 Richardson Rd
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
(978) 251-5111
Grades: 9-12
| 1,479 students
Rank: #3131.
Jonas Clarke Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17 Stedman Rd
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 861-2450
Grades: 6-8
| 926 students
Rank: #3232.
Maria Hastings
Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7 Crosby Road
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 860-5800
Grades: K-5
| 466 students
Rank: #3333.
Charles E Brown Middle School
Math: 80% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
125 Meadowbrook Rd
Newton Center, MA 02459
(617) 559-6900
Grades: 6-8
| 753 students
Rank: #3434.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
161 Mystic Valley Parkway
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7017
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #3535.
Newton South High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
140 Brandeis Rd
Newton Center, MA 02459
(617) 559-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,893 students
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Middlesex County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
78 Tileston Street
Everett, MA 02149
(617) 394-7709
Grades: PK-K
| 353 students
50 Floyd Street
Everett, MA 02149
(617) 394-2460
Grades: K-6
| 200 students
141 Washington St
Ayer, MA 01432
(978) 772-8600
Grades: 9-12
| 334 students
141 Washington St
Ayer, MA 01432
(978) 772-8600
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
29 Upper Jocyln Avenue
Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 877-9521
Grades: PK-K
| 305 students
119 Broad St
Hudson, MA 01749
(978) 567-6130
Grades: K
| 201 students
7 Parker Rd
Shirley, MA 01464
(978) 425-2630
Grades: PK
| 14 students
139 Pleasant St
Tewksbury, MA 01876
(978) 640-7818
Grades: PK
| 109 students
36 Pomeworth Street
Stoneham, MA 02180
(781) 279-3860
Grades: K-5
| 309 students
850 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
(617) 349-6540
Grades: PK-9
| 371 students
42 Prescott Street
Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 625-6600
Grades: 1-8
| 156 students
263 West Foster
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2171
Grades: K-5
| 233 students
255 Princeton Street
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
(978) 453-0590
Grades: PK-4
| 99 students
22 Church Street
Everett, MA 02149
(617) 394-2420
Grades: PK-6
| 329 students
43 Highland Street
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 937-7675
Grades: 5-8
| 554 students
14 Ash Street
Waltham, MA 02453
(781) 314-5665
Grades: 5-6
| 281 students
225 Governors Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 393-2238
Grades: K-5
| 105 students
68 Central Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 393-2240
Grades: K-5
| 139 students
75 Spruce St
Acton, MA 01720
(978) 266-2570
Grades: K-6
| 433 students
25 Horne Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 393-2236
Grades: K-5
| 176 students
160 Playstead Rd
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 393-2244
Grades: K-5
| 221 students
122 Sharon Street
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 393-2248
Grades: K-5
| 127 students
260 Grove Street
Waltham, MA 02453
(781) 314-5645
Grades: K-5
| 118 students
215 Harvard Street
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 393-2349
Grades: PK-5
| 315 students
80 George Street
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 393-2234
Grades: K-5
| 252 students
34 Lancaster Rd
Shirley, MA 01464
(978) 425-2630
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
50 Essex Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 349-6530
Grades: PK-8
| 369 students
25 Union Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 460-3502
Grades: 6-7
| 682 students
43 French Street
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 441-3707
Grades: K-8
| 326 students
115 Washington St
Ayer, MA 01432
(978) 772-8600
Grades: PK-5
| 581 students
77 Parker Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 957-3102
Grades: 2-4
| 107 students
77 Parker Avenue
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 957-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 7 students
4 Main St
Pepperell, MA 01463
(978) 433-2787
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
258 Trapelo Rd
Waltham, MA 02452
(781) 314-5654
Grades: PK
| 81 students
511 Great Rd
Stow, MA 01775
(978) 897-5774
Grades: K-3
| 386 students
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