Top 10 Best Cheshire County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 41 public schools serving 8,894 students in Cheshire County, NH. Cheshire County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
The top ranked public schools in Cheshire County, NH are Alstead Primary School, Nelson Elementary School and North Walpole School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cheshire County, NH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Cheshire County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Hampshire public schools.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 16% (majority Hispanic).

Best Cheshire County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Alstead Primary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
58 Mechanic St.
Alstead, NH 03602
(603) 835-2482
Grades: PK-4
| 80 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Nelson Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
441 Granite Lake Rd.
Nelson, NH 03457
(603) 847-3408
Grades: K-5
| 65 students
Rank: #33.
North Walpole School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17 Cray Rd.
North Walpole, NH 03609
(603) 445-5450
Grades: 2-4
| 82 students
Rank: #44.
Jaffrey Grade School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
18 School St.
Jaffrey, NH 03452
(603) 532-8355
Grades: PK-5
| 298 students
Rank: #55.
Westmoreland School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
40 Glebe Rd.
Westmoreland, NH 03467
(603) 399-4421
Grades: K-8
| 117 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Rindge Memorial School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
58 School St.
Rindge, NH 03461
(603) 899-3363
Grades: PK-5
| 297 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Walpole Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8 Bemis Ln.
Walpole, NH 03608
(603) 756-4728
Grades: 5-8
| 125 students
Rank: #88.
Surry Village Charter School
Charter School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
449 Route 12a
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 357-9700
Grades: K-8
| 99 students
Rank: #99.
Chesterfield Central School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
535 Old Chesterfield Rd.
Chesterfield, NH 03443
(603) 363-8301
Grades: K-8
| 260 students
Rank: #1010.
James Faulkner Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
200 School St.
Stoddard, NH 03464
(603) 446-3348
Grades: K-5
| 54 students
Rank: #1111.
Symonds Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
79 Park Ave.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-3405
Grades: K-5
| 308 students
Rank: #1212.
Gilsum Steam Academy
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
640 Route 10
Gilsum, NH 03448
(603) 352-2226
Grades: K-6
| 56 students
Rank: #1313.
Conant High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3 Conant Way
Jaffrey, NH 03452
(603) 532-8131
Grades: 9-12
| 329 students
Rank: #1414.
Vilas Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
82 Mechanic St.
Alstead, NH 03602
(603) 835-6351
Grades: 5-8
| 99 students
Rank: #1515.
Sarah Porter School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Village Rd.
Alstead, NH 03602
(603) 835-2260
Grades: 1-4
| 16 students
Rank: #1616.
Fuller Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
422 Elm St.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-1245
Grades: K-5
| 314 students
Rank: #1717.
Keene High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
43 Arch St.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-0640
Grades: 9-12
| 1,354 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Dublin Consolidated School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1177 Main St
Dublin, NH 03444
(603) 563-8332
Grades: K-5
| 47 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
John D. Perkins Academy
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
919 Nh Rte 10
Marlow, NH 03456
(603) 446-3307
Grades: PK-6
| 51 students
Rank: #2020.
Wheelock Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
24 Adams St.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-2244
Grades: K-5
| 172 students
Rank: #2121.
Keene Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
167 Maple Ave.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 357-9023
Grades: 6-8
| 689 students
Rank: #2222.
Monadnock Regional High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
580 Old Homestead Hwy.
Swanzey, NH 03446
(603) 352-6575
Grades: 9-13
| 471 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Dr. George S. Emerson Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
27 Rhododendron Rd.
Fitzwilliam, NH 03447
(603) 585-6611
Grades: PK-6
| 153 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Hinsdale Middle High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
49 School St.
Hinsdale, NH 03451
(603) 336-5984
Grades: 6-8
| 125 students
Rank: #2525.
Troy Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
44 School St.
Troy, NH 03465
(603) 242-7741
Grades: PK-6
| 158 students
Rank: #2626.
Cutler Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
31 S. Winchester St.
Swanzey, NH 03446
(603) 352-3383
Grades: 3-6
| 277 students
Rank: #2727.
Hinsdale Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
12 School St.
Hinsdale, NH 03451
(603) 336-5332
Grades: PK-5
| 270 students
Rank: #2828.
Wells Memorial School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
235 Chesham Rd.
Harrisville, NH 03450
(603) 827-3272
Grades: K-6
| 63 students
Rank: #2929.
Jaffrey-rindge Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Conant Way
Jaffrey, NH 03452
(603) 532-8122
Grades: 6-8
| 312 students
Rank: #3030.
Fall Mountain Regional High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
134 Fmrhs Rd.
Alstead, NH 03602
(603) 835-6318
Grades: 9-12
| 496 students
Rank: #3131.
Monadnock Regional Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
580 Old Homestead Hwy.
Swanzey, NH 03446
(603) 352-6575
Grades: 7-8
| 241 students
Rank: #3232.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
217 Washington St.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-1712
Grades: K-5
| 199 students
Rank: #3333.
Marlborough Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
41 Fitch Court
Marlborough, NH 03455
(603) 876-4465
Grades: PK-8
| 181 students
Rank: #3434.
Hinsdale High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
49 School St.
Hinsdale, NH 03451
(603) 336-5984
Grades: 9-12
| 132 students
Rank: #3535.
Winchester School
Math: 20% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
85 Parker St.
Winchester, NH 03470
(603) 239-4721
Grades: PK-8
| 368 students
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Cheshire County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
640 Route 10
Gilsum, NH 03448
(603) 352-2226
Grades: K
| 16 students
179 Maple Ave.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-8012
Grades: 1-5
| 169 students
299 Centre St
Sullivan, NH 03445
(603) 847-3441
Grades: 1-3
| 40 students
449 Rte 12a
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-2669
Grades: 1-6
| 30 students
85 Parker St
Winchester, NH 03470
(603) 239-4381
Grades: 11-12
| 54 students
85 Parker St
Winchester, NH 03470
(603) 239-4381
Grades: 6-8
| 149 students

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