Top 10 Best New Hampshire Public Schools (2022)

New Hampshire is the #46 largest school system in the United States, serving 178,513 students across the 497 public schools for the 2022 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in New Hampshire is 48%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 56%.
The top ranked public schools in New Hampshire are Memorial School, Academy For Science And Design Charter (h) and Hanover High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian) and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NH) School Average
Asian
3%
Hispanic
6%
Black
2%
White
86%
Two or more races
3%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.

Top Ranked Public Schools in New Hampshire (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Memorial School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-4
55 Old Bedford Rd.
Bedford, NH 03110
(603) 627-1776
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Academy For Science And Design Charter (h)
Charter School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
486 Amherst Street
Nashua, NH 03063
(603) 595-4705
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Hanover High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
41 Lebanon St. Suite 1
Hanover, NH 03755
(603) 643-3431
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Maude H. Trefethen School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-6
142 Cranfield St
New Castle, NH 03854
(603) 436-5416
Rank: #55.
New Franklin School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
1 Franklin Dr.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(603) 436-0910
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Academy For Science And Design Charter (m)
Charter School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 86% (Top 5%)
Reading: 88% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
486 Amherst Street
Nashua, NH 03063
(603) 595-4705
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Riddle Brook School
Math: 91% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 91% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-4
230 New Boston Rd.
Bedford, NH 03110
(603) 471-1082
Rank: #88.
Rye Junior High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
501 Washington Rd.
Rye, NH 03870
(603) 964-5591
Rank: #99.
Hollis Primary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-3
36 Silver Lake Rd.
Hollis, NH 03049
(603) 465-2260
Rank: #1010.
Rye Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
461 Sagamore Rd.
Rye, NH 03870
(603) 436-4731

Best New Hampshire Public Schools by County (2022)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
23
3,735
7%
50
10,937
10%
66
19,413
11%
38
15,152
13%

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