Top 5 Best Exeter Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,451 students in Exeter, NH. Exeter has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
The top ranked public schools in Exeter, NH are Kensington Elementary School, Swasey Central School and Lincoln Street Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Exeter, NH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Exeter have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of New Hampshire public schools.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 16% (majority Hispanic).

Best Exeter, NH Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kensington Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
122 Amesbury Rd.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 772-5705
Grades: K-5
| 120 students
Rank: #22.
Swasey Central School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
355 Middle Rd.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 642-3487
Grades: PK-5
| 283 students
Rank: #33.
Lincoln Street Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
25 Lincoln St.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 775-8860
Grades: 3-5
| 436 students
Rank: #44.
Exeter High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1 Blue Hawk Dr.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 775-8400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,572 students
Rank: #55.
Virtual Learning Academy (H)
Charter School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
30 Linden St.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 778-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 378 students
Rank: #66.
Virtual Learning Academy (E)
Charter School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
30 Linden St.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 778-2500
Grades: 6-8
| 99 students
Rank: #77.
Great Bay Charter School (H)
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
30 Linden St.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 775-8638
Grades: 9-12
| 94 students
Rank: #88.
Great Bay Charter School (M)
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
30 Linden St.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 775-8638
Grades: 6-8
| 45 students
Rank: n/an/a
Main Street School
40 Main St.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 775-8946
Grades: PK-2
| 424 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Exeter, New Hampshire

Exeter, New Hampshire Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
13 School St
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 772-0178
Grades: PK
| 17 students
30 Linden St.
Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 778-2500
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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