Top 10 Best Merrimack County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 55 public schools serving 17,091 students in Merrimack County, NH. Merrimack County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
The top ranked public schools in Merrimack County, NH are Hopkinton High School, Dunbarton Elementary School and Abbot-downing School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Merrimack County, NH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Merrimack County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of New Hampshire public schools.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 16% (majority Hispanic).

Best Merrimack County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hopkinton High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
297 Park Ave.
Contoocook, NH 03229
(603) 746-4167
Grades: 9-13
| 324 students
Rank: #22.
Dunbarton Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
20 Robert Rogers Rd.
Dunbarton, NH 03046
(603) 774-3181
Grades: K-6
| 240 students
Rank: #33.
Abbot-downing School
Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
152 South St.
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0827
Grades: K-5
| 325 students
Rank: #44.
Canterbury Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15 Baptist Rd.
Canterbury, NH 03224
(603) 783-9944
Grades: K-5
| 105 students
Rank: #55.
Maple Street Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
194 Maple St.
Contoocook, NH 03229
(603) 746-4195
Grades: 4-6
| 207 students
Rank: #66.
Kearsarge Reg. Elem. School At New London
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
64 Cougar Ct
New London, NH 03257
(603) 526-4737
Grades: K-5
| 324 students
Rank: #77.
Bow Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
22 Bow Center Rd.
Bow, NH 03304
(603) 225-3049
Grades: PK-4
| 522 students
Rank: #88.
Hopkinton Middle School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
297 Park Ave.
Contoocook, NH 03229
(603) 746-4167
Grades: 7-8
| 139 students
Rank: #99.
Bow High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
55 Falcon Way
Bow, NH 03304
(603) 228-2210
Grades: 9-12
| 621 students
Rank: #1010.
Beaver Meadow School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
40 Sewalls Fall Rd.
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0853
Grades: PK-5
| 328 students
Rank: #1111.
Kearsarge Reg. Elementary School - Bradford
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
163 Old Warner Rd.
Bradford, NH 03221
(603) 938-5959
Grades: K-5
| 150 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Boscawen Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Best Ave.
Concord, NH 03303
(603) 753-6512
Grades: PK-5
| 219 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Christa Mcauliffe School
Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17 North Spring Street
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0840
Grades: K-5
| 346 students
Rank: #1414.
Chichester Central School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
219 Main St.
Chichester, NH 03258
(603) 798-5651
Grades: K-8
| 208 students
Rank: #1515.
Kearsarge Regional Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
32 Gile Pond Rd.
North Sutton, NH 03260
(603) 927-2100
Grades: 6-8
| 394 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Jennie D. Blake School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
32 Crescent St
Hill, NH 03243
(603) 934-2245
Grades: K-6
| 49 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Webster Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
936 Battle St.
Concord, NH 03303
(603) 648-2467
Grades: K-5
| 84 students
Rank: #1818.
Bow Memorial School
Math: 54% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
20 Bow Center Rd.
Bow, NH 03304
(603) 225-3212
Grades: 5-8
| 526 students
Rank: #1919.
Harold Martin School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
271 Main St.
Contoocook, NH 03229
(603) 746-3473
Grades: PK-3
| 262 students
Rank: #2020.
Hooksett Memorial School
Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5 Memorial Dr.
Hooksett, NH 03106
(603) 485-9890
Grades: 3-5
| 398 students
Rank: #2121.
Kearsarge Regional High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
457 North Rd.
North Sutton, NH 03260
(603) 927-4261
Grades: 9-13
| 524 students
Rank: #2222.
Epsom Central School
Math: 45% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
282 Black Hall Rd.
Epsom, NH 03234
(603) 736-9331
Grades: K-8
| 375 students
Rank: #2323.
Loudon Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7039 School St.
Loudon, NH 03307
(603) 783-4400
Grades: K-5
| 252 students
Rank: #2424.
Andover Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
20 School St.
Andover, NH 03216
(603) 735-5494
Grades: K-8
| 225 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Salisbury Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6 Whittemore Rd.
Salisbury, NH 03268
(603) 648-2206
Grades: K-5
| 62 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Sutton Central Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
28 Newbury Road
Bradford, NH 03221
(603) 927-4215
Grades: K-5
| 88 students
Rank: #2727.
David R. Cawley Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
89 Whitehall Rd.
Hooksett, NH 03106
(603) 518-5047
Grades: 6-8
| 439 students
Rank: #2828.
Three Rivers School
Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
243 Academy Rd.
Suncook, NH 03275
(603) 485-9539
Grades: 5-8
| 312 students
Rank: #2929.
Henniker Community School
Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
51 Western Avenue
Henniker, NH 03242
(603) 428-3476
Grades: K-8
| 380 students
Rank: #3030.
Simonds Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
14 Church St.
Warner, NH 03278
(603) 456-2241
Grades: K-5
| 147 students
Rank: #3131.
Rundlett Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
144 South St.
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0862
Grades: 6-8
| 903 students
Rank: #3232.
Merrimack Valley High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
106 Village St.
Concord, NH 03303
(603) 753-4311
Grades: 9-12
| 769 students
Rank: #3333.
Concord High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Warren St.
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0800
Grades: 9-13
| 1,507 students
Rank: #3434.
Broken Ground School
Math: 39% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
51 South Curtisville Road
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0855
Grades: 3-5
| 314 students
Rank: #3535.
Pembroke Academy
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
209 Academy Rd.
Suncook, NH 03275
(603) 485-7881
Grades: 9-12
| 754 students
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Merrimack County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
20 Rowell Dr
Franklin, NH 03235
(603) 934-5116
Grades: 3-4
| 182 students
270 Loudon Road
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 369-9000
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
270 Loudon Road
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 369-9000
Grades: 9-11
| n/a students
38 Liberty St
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0833
Grades: K-1
| 75 students
15 Shawmut St
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0858
Grades: PK-2
| 167 students
200 Sanborn St.
Franklin, NH 03235
(603) 934-5828
Grades: PK
| 20 students
15 Elkins St.
Franklin, NH 03235
(603) 934-9200
Grades: 9-12
| 37 students
Po Box 2635
Concord, NH 03302
(603) 223-6770
Grades: 2-6
| 6 students
30 High St.
Suncook, NH 03275
(603) 485-1807
Grades: K-1
| 126 students
40 Thorndike St
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0836
Grades: 1-5
| n/a students
26 Washington Street
Concord, NH 03303
(603) 753-4022
Grades: 9-11
| 21 students
4 Church St.
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-0844
Grades: K-5
| 159 students

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