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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,486 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 60% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Exeter have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% 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 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Exeter, NH Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Kensington Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    122 Amesbury Rd.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 772-5705

    Grades: K-5 | 109 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Swasey Central School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    355 Middle Rd.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 642-3487

    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Lincoln Street Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    25 Lincoln St.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 775-8860

    Grades: 3-5 | 511 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Exeter High School Math: 55% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1 Blue Hawk Dr.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 775-8400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,686 student
  • Rank: #55.
    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 | 43 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Virtual Learning Academy (h) Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    30 Linden St.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 778-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 214 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Great Bay Elearning Charter School (h) Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    30 Linden St.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 775-8638

    Grades: 9-12 | 112 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Great Bay Elearning Charter School (m) Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    30 Linden St.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 775-8638

    Grades: 7-8 | 24 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Main Street School
    40 Main St.
    Exeter, NH 03833
    (603) 775-8946

    Grades: PK-2 | 476 students
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