Top 10 Best Middlesex County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 383 public schools serving 220,389 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, Acton-boxborough Regional High School and Hopkinton 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 61% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 57% 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).

Top Middlesex County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Lexington High School Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    251 Waltham Street
    Lexington, MA 02421
    (781) 861-2320

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,212 students
  • Rank: #2-62.-6.
    Acton-boxborough Regional High School Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    36 Charter Rd
    Acton, MA 01720
    (978) 264-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,827 student
  • Rank: #2-62.-6.
    Hopkinton High School Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    90 Hayden Rowe Street
    Hopkinton, MA 01748
    (508) 497-9820

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,155 student
  • Rank: #2-62.-6.
    Newton South High School Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    140 Brandeis Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-6500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,893 student
  • Rank: #2-62.-6.
    Westford Academy Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    30 Patten Road
    Westford, MA 01886
    (978) 692-5570

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,715 student
  • Rank: #2-62.-6.
    Winchester High School Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    80 Skillings Road
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7020

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,351 student
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Belmont High School Math: 95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    221 Concord Avenue
    Belmont, MA 02478
    (617) 993-5901

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,294 student
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Lincoln-sudbury Regional High School Math: 95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    390 Lincoln Rd
    Sudbury, MA 01776
    (978) 443-9961

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,529 student
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Concord Carlisle High School Math: 93% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    500 Walden Street
    Concord, MA 01742
    (978) 318-1400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,273 student
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Wayland High School Math: 93% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    264 Old Connecticut Path
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 358-7746

    Grades: 9-12 | 856 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Holliston High School Math: 92% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    370 Hollis Street
    Holliston, MA 01746
    (508) 429-0677

    Grades: 9-12 | 797 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Ashland High School Math: 94% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    65 East Union St.
    Ashland, MA 01721
    (508) 881-0177

    Grades: 9-12 | 769 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Chelmsford High School Math: 92% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    200 Richardson Rd
    North Chelmsford, MA 01863
    (978) 251-5111

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,479 student
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Natick High School Math: 92% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15 West Street
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,730 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    North Reading High School Math: 87% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    189 Park Street
    North Reading, MA 01864
    (978) 664-7800

    Grades: 9-12 | 812 students
  • Rank: #16-1816.- 18.
    Groton Dunstable Regional Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    703 Chicoppe Row
    Groton, MA 01450
    (978) 448-6362

    Grades: 9-12 | 786 students
  • Rank: #16-1816.- 18.
    Littleton High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    56 King Street
    Littleton, MA 01460
    (978) 952-2555

    Grades: 9-12 | 463 students
  • Rank: #16-1816.- 18.
    Weston High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    444 Wellesley Street
    Weston, MA 02493
    (781) 786-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 694 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Newton North High School Math: 92% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    457 Walnut Street
    Newtonville, MA 02460
    (617) 559-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,148 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Bedford High School Math: 90% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9 Mudge Way
    Bedford, MA 01730
    (781) 275-1700

    Grades: 9-12 | 858 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Tyngsborough High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    36 Norris Rd
    Tyngsboro, MA 01879
    (978) 649-7571

    Grades: 9-12 | 476 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Arlington High School Math: 90% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    869 Mass Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02476
    (781) 316-3591

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,325 student
  • Rank: #2323.
    Reading Memorial High School Math: 88% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    62 Oakland Rd
    Reading, MA 01867
    (781) 944-8200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,235 student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Melrose High School Math: 85% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    360 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    North Middlesex Regional Math: 83% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    19 Main Street
    Townsend, MA 01469
    (978) 597-8721

    Grades: 9-12 | 796 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Burlington High School Math: 83% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    123 Cambridge Street
    Burlington, MA 01803
    (781) 270-1836

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,064 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    Wilmington High School Math: 88% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    159 Church Street
    Wilmington, MA 01887
    (978) 694-6060

    Grades: 9-12 | 862 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Shawsheen Valley Vocational Technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    100 Cook Street
    Billerica, MA 01821
    (978) 667-2111

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,326 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Billerica Memorial High School Math: 89% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    35 River Street
    Billerica, MA 01821
    (978) 528-8712

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,340 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Assabet Valley Vocational High School Vocational School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    215 Fitchburg Street
    Marlborough, MA 01752
    (508) 485-9430

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,113 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Wakefield Memorial High School Math: 86% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    60 Farm Street
    Wakefield, MA 01880
    (781) 246-6440

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,028 student
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Cambridge Rindge And Latin Math: 83% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    459 Broadway Ave
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    (617) 349-6630

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,965 student
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Dracut Senior High School Math: 83% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1540 Lakeview Avenue
    Dracut, MA 01826
    (978) 957-1500

    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
  • Rank: #34-3734.- 37.
    Ayer Shirley Regional High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    141 Washington Street
    Ayer, MA 01432
    (978) 772-8600

    Grades: 9-12 | 409 students
  • Rank: #34-3734.- 37.
    Nashoba Valley Technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    100 Littleton Road
    Westford, MA 01886
    (978) 692-4711

    Grades: 9-12 | 698 students
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