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For the 2021 school year, there are 38 public schools in Strafford County, NH, serving 15,152 students. Strafford County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
Strafford 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 55% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Strafford County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of New Hampshire public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Strafford County, NH are Mast Way School, Moharimet School and Oyster River Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the New Hampshire public school average of 12:1.

Top Strafford County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Mast Way School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    23 Mast Rd.
    Lee, NH 03861
    (603) 659-3001

    Grades: K-4 | 352 students
  • Moharimet School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    11 Lee Rd.
    Madbury, NH 03823
    (603) 742-2900

    Grades: K-4 | 343 students
  • Oyster River Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1 Coe Dr.
    Durham, NH 03824
    (603) 868-2155

    Grades: 5-8 | 659 students
  • Oyster River High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    55 Coe Dr.
    Durham, NH 03824
    (603) 868-2375

    Grades: 9-12 | 793 students
  • Maple Street Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    27 Maple Street
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-6481

    Grades: K-5 | 121 students
  • Gonic School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    10 Railroad Ave.
    Rochester, NH 03839
    (603) 332-6487

    Grades: K-5 | 245 students
  • School Street School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    13 School St.
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-6483

    Grades: K-4 | 84 students
  • Barrington Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    570 Calef Highway
    Barrington, NH 03825
    (603) 664-2641

    Grades: 1-4 | 395 students
  • Nancy Loud School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5 Cocheco Ave.
    Rochester, NH 03868
    (603) 332-6486

    Grades: K-4 | 69 students
  • Strafford School Math: 49% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    22 Roller Coaster Rd., Unit 1
    Strafford, NH 03884
    (603) 664-2842

    Grades: K-8 | 413 students
  • Barrington Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    51 Haley Dr.
    Barrington, NH 03825
    (603) 664-2127

    Grades: 5-8 | 407 students
  • Dover Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    16 Daley Dr.
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 516-7200

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,207 student
  • Chamberlain Street School Math: 59% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    65 Chamberlain St.
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-5258

    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
  • East Rochester School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    773 Portland St.
    Rochester, NH 03868
    (603) 332-2146

    Grades: PK-5 | 272 students
  • William Allen School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    23 Granite St.
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-2280

    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
  • Garrison School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    50 Garrison Rd.
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 516-6752

    Grades: K-4 | 441 students
  • Maple Wood Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    184 Maple St.
    Somersworth, NH 03878
    (603) 692-3331

    Grades: PK-5 | 294 students
  • Cocheco Academy For The Arts Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    40 Hampshire Cir
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 742-0700

    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
  • Bud Carlson Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Rochester School Department, 1
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-3678

    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students
  • Dover Senior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    25 Alumni Dr.
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 516-6900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,319 student
  • New Durham Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7 Old Bay Rd.
    New Durham, NH 03855
    (603) 859-2061

    Grades: PK-6 | 164 students
  • Somersworth High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11 Memorial Dr.
    Somersworth, NH 03878
    (603) 692-2431

    Grades: 9-13 | 436 students
  • Mcclelland School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    59 Brock St.
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-2180

    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
  • Spaulding High School Math: 31% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    130 Wakefield St.
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-0757

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,385 student
  • Valley View Community School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    79 Thayer Dr.
    Farmington, NH 03835
    (603) 755-4757

    Grades: PK-3 | 296 students
  • Rollinsford Grade School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    487 Locust St.
    Rollinsford, NH 03869
    (603) 742-2351

    Grades: K-6 | 150 students
  • Nute High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    22 Elm St.
    Milton, NH 03851
    (603) 652-4591

    Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
  • Rochester Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    47 Brock St.
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-4090

    Grades: 6-8 | 917 students
  • Horne Street School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    78 Horne St.
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 516-6756

    Grades: K-4 | 489 students
  • Henry Wilson Memorial School Math: 31% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    51 School St.
    Farmington, NH 03835
    (603) 755-2181

    Grades: 4-8 | 324 students
  • Middleton Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    116 Kings Highway
    Union, NH 03887
    (603) 473-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 133 students
  • Woodman Park School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11 Towle Ave.
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 516-6700

    Grades: PK-4 | 525 students
  • Somersworth Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7 Memorial Dr.
    Somersworth, NH 03878
    (603) 692-2126

    Grades: 6-8 | 350 students
  • Farmington Senior High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Thayer Dr.
    Farmington, NH 03835
    (603) 755-2811

    Grades: 9-12 | 256 students
  • Milton Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8 School St.
    Milton, NH 03851
    (603) 652-4539

    Grades: K-5 | 239 students
  • Show 3 more public schools in Strafford County, NH (out of 38 total schools)
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