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For the 2021 school year, there are 22 public schools in Belknap County, NH, serving 8,177 students. Belknap County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
Belknap County, NH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Belknap County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Hampshire public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Belknap County, NH are New Hampton Community School, Sanbornton Central School and Gilford Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Hampshire public school average of 12:1.

Top Belknap County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • New Hampton Community School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    191 Main St.
    New Hampton, NH 03256
    (603) 744-3221

    Grades: K-5 | 108 students
  • Sanbornton Central School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    16 Hunkins Pond Rd.
    Sanbornton, NH 03269
    (603) 286-8223

    Grades: K-5 | 197 students
  • Gilford Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    72 Alvah Wilson Rd.
    Gilford, NH 03249
    (603) 527-2460

    Grades: 5-8 | 322 students
  • Gilford Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    76 Belknap Mountain Rd.
    Gilford, NH 03249
    (603) 524-1661

    Grades: K-4 | 333 students
  • Gilmanton Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1386 Nh Rte. 140
    Gilmanton Iron Works, NH 03837
    (603) 364-5681

    Grades: K-8 | 399 students
  • Belmont Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    38 School St.
    Belmont, NH 03220
    (603) 267-9220

    Grades: 5-8 | 370 students
  • Inter-lakes Middle Tier Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 Laker Ln.
    Meredith, NH 03253
    (603) 279-5312

    Grades: 5-8 | 300 students
  • Gilford High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    88 Alvah Wilson Rd.
    Gilford, NH 03249
    (603) 524-7135

    Grades: 9-12 | 488 students
  • Winnisquam Regional High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    435 W. Main St.
    Tilton, NH 03276
    (603) 286-4531

    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
  • Winnisquam Regional Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    76 Winter St.
    Tilton, NH 03276
    (603) 286-7143

    Grades: 6-8 | 364 students
  • Inter-lakes High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Laker Ln.
    Meredith, NH 03253
    (603) 279-6162

    Grades: 9-12 | 327 students
  • Belmont High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    255 Seavey Rd.
    Belmont, NH 03220
    (603) 267-6525

    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
  • Inter-lakes Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    21 Laker Ln.
    Meredith, NH 03253
    (603) 279-7968

    Grades: PK-4 | 335 students
  • Prospect Mountain High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    242 Suncook Valley Rd.
    Alton, NH 03809
    (603) 875-3800

    Grades: 9-12 | 476 students
  • Barnstead Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    91 Maple St.
    Center Barnstead, NH 03225
    (603) 269-5161

    Grades: PK-8 | 495 students
  • Alton Central School Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    41 School St.
    Alton, NH 03809
    (603) 875-7500

    Grades: PK-8 | 453 students
  • Belmont Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    26 Best St.
    Belmont, NH 03220
    (603) 267-6568

    Grades: PK-4 | 433 students
  • Pleasant Street School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    350 Pleasant St.
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-2168

    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
  • Woodland Heights Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    225 Winter St. Ext.
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-8733

    Grades: PK-5 | 347 students
  • Laconia High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    345 Union Ave.
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-3350

    Grades: 9-12 | 547 students
  • Elm Street School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    478 Elm St.
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-4113

    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
  • Laconia Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Mcgrath St.
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-4632

    Grades: 6-8 | 415 students
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