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For the 2021 school year, there are 118 public schools serving 57,938 students in Hillsborough County, NH. Hillsborough County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
The top ranked public schools in Hillsborough County, NH are Academy For Science And Design Charter (h), Academy For Science And Design Charter (m) and Riddle Brook School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hillsborough County, NH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Hillsborough County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of New Hampshire public schools.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Hampshire public school average of 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Hillsborough County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Academy For Science And Design Charter (h) Charter School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    486 Amherst Street
    Nashua, NH 03063
    (603) 595-4705

    Grades: 9-12 | 220 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Academy For Science And Design Charter (m) Charter School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    486 Amherst Street
    Nashua, NH 03063
    (603) 595-4705

    Grades: 6-8 | 300 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Riddle Brook School Math: 91% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    230 New Boston Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603) 471-1082

    Grades: K-4 | 553 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Memorial School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    55 Old Bedford Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603) 627-1776

    Grades: PK-4 | 410 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Peter Woodbury School Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    180 County Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603) 622-0431

    Grades: K-4 | 526 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Captain Samuel Douglass Academy Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    24 Townsend Hill Rd.
    Brookline, NH 03033
    (603) 673-0122

    Grades: 4-6 | 218 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Hollis Primary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    36 Silver Lake Rd.
    Hollis, NH 03049
    (603) 465-2260

    Grades: PK-3 | 344 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Ross A. Lurgio Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    47a Nashua Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603) 310-9100

    Grades: 7-8 | 754 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Mckelvie Intermediate School Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    108 Liberty Hill Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603) 472-3951

    Grades: 5-6 | 718 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Hollis-brookline High School Math: 68% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    24 Cavalier Ct.
    Hollis, NH 03049
    (603) 465-2269

    Grades: 9-12 | 806 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Mason Elementary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13 Darling Hill Rd.
    Greenville, NH 03048
    (603) 878-2962

    Grades: PK-5 | 76 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Richard Maghakian Memorial School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Milford St.
    Brookline, NH 03033
    (603) 673-4640

    Grades: PK-3 | 332 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Bedford High School Math: 63% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    47b Nashua Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603) 310-9000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,491 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Souhegan Coop High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    412 Boston Post Rd.
    Amherst, NH 03031
    (603) 673-9940

    Grades: 9-12 | 787 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Hollis Upper Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12 Drury Ln.
    Hollis, NH 03049
    (603) 465-9182

    Grades: 4-6 | 322 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Hollis-brookline Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    25 Main St.
    Hollis, NH 03049
    (603) 324-5997

    Grades: 7-8 | 419 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    New Boston Central School Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    15 Central School Rd.
    New Boston, NH 03070
    (603) 487-2211

    Grades: PK-6 | 555 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Amherst Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Cross Rd.
    Amherst, NH 03031
    (603) 673-8944

    Grades: 5-8 | 637 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Microsociety Academy Charter School Of Southern Nh Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    591 West Hollis Street
    Nashua, NH 03062
    (603) 595-7877

    Grades: K-7 | 192 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Bicentennial Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    296 E. Dunstable Rd.
    Nashua, NH 03062
    (603) 594-4382

    Grades: PK-5 | 617 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Francestown Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    325 2nd Nh Turnpike S.
    Francestown, NH 03043
    (603) 547-2976

    Grades: K-4 | 66 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Main Dunstable School Math: 63% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    20 Whitford Rd.
    Nashua, NH 03062
    (603) 594-4400

    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Mill Falls Charter School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 William Loeb Dr, Unit 1
    Manchester, NH 03109
    (603) 232-5176

    Grades: K-6 | 168 students
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Griffin Memorial School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    229 Chs Bancroft Hwy.
    Litchfield, NH 03052
    (603) 424-0078

    Grades: PK-4 | 422 students
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Maple Avenue School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    16 Maple Ave.
    Goffstown, NH 03045
    (603) 497-3330

    Grades: 1-4 | 466 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Litchfield Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    19 Mcelwain Dr.
    Litchfield, NH 03052
    (603) 424-0566

    Grades: 5-8 | 418 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    New Searles School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    39 Shady Ln.
    Nashua, NH 03062
    (603) 594-4409

    Grades: PK-5 | 376 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Goffstown High School Math: 47% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    27 Wallace Rd.
    Goffstown, NH 03045
    (603) 497-4841

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,114 student
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Florence Rideout Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    18 Tremont St.
    Wilton, NH 03086
    (603) 654-6714

    Grades: 1-5 | 218 students
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Peterborough Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    17 High St.
    Peterborough, NH 03458
    (603) 924-3828

    Grades: PK-4 | 264 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Mountain View Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    41 Lauren Ln.
    Goffstown, NH 03045
    (603) 497-8288

    Grades: 5-8 | 840 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Clark-wilkins School Math: 66% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    80 Boston Post Rd.
    Amherst, NH 03031
    (603) 673-4411

    Grades: PK-4 | 672 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Conval Regional High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    184 Hancock Rd.
    Peterborough, NH 03458
    (603) 924-3869

    Grades: 9-12 | 724 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    James Mastricola Upper Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    26 Baboosic Lake Rd.
    Merrimack, NH 03054
    (603) 424-6221

    Grades: 5-6 | 544 students
  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    John Stark Regional High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    618 N. Stark Hwy.
    Weare, NH 03281
    (603) 529-7675

    Grades: 9-12 | 663 students
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