Top 10 Best Cincinnati Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 188 public schools serving 101,779 students in Cincinnati, OH. Cincinnati has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
The top ranked public schools in Cincinnati, OH are Hilltop Elementary School, Elm Avenue Elementary School and Montgomery Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cincinnati, OH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 64% statewide average). Schools in Cincinnati have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Ohio public schools.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Best Cincinnati, OH Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hilltop Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
425 Oliver Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45215
(513) 206-7270
Grades: K-4
| 271 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Elm Avenue Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
134 Elm Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45215
(513) 206-7000
Grades: K-4
| 222 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Montgomery Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9609 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
(513) 686-1730
Grades: K-4
| 480 students
Rank: #44.
Mariemont Junior High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3847 Southern Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 272-7300
Grades: 7-8
| 279 students
Rank: #55.
Maple Dale Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6100 Hagewa Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45242
(513) 686-1720
Grades: PK-4
| 616 students
Rank: #66.
Madeira Middle School
Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6612 Miami Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45243
(513) 561-5555
Grades: 5-8
| 463 students
Rank: #77.
Walnut Hills High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
3250 Victory Pkwy
Cincinnati, OH 45207
(513) 363-8400
Grades: 7-12
| 2,920 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Vermont Avenue Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
33 Vermont Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45215
(513) 206-7345
Grades: K-4
| 206 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Wyoming High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
106 Pendery Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45215
(513) 206-7050
Grades: 9-12
| 647 students
Rank: #1010.
Madeira Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7840 Thomas Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45243
(513) 985-6080
Grades: PK-4
| 602 students
Rank: #1111.
Indian Hill Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6100 Drake Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45243
(513) 272-4703
Grades: 3-5
| 456 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Blue Ash Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9541 Plainfield Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45236
(513) 686-1710
Grades: K-4
| 500 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Mariemont Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6750 Wooster Pike
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 272-7400
Grades: K-6
| 555 students
Rank: #1414.
Madeira High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7465 Loannes Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45243
(513) 891-8222
Grades: 9-12
| 429 students
Rank: #1515.
Indian Hill Middle School
Math: 91% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6845 Drake Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45243
(513) 272-4642
Grades: 6-8
| 490 students
Rank: #1616.
Wilson Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2465 Little Dry Run Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45244
(513) 231-3240
Grades: K-6
| 708 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Clough Pike Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
808 Clough Pike
Cincinnati, OH 45245
(513) 943-6700
Grades: PK-5
| 604 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Wyoming Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
17 Wyoming Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45215
(513) 206-7170
Grades: 5-8
| 609 students
Rank: #1919.
Hyde Park School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3401 Edwards Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45208
(513) 363-2800
Grades: K-6
| 529 students
Rank: #2020.
C O Harrison Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
585 Neeb Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45233
(513) 922-1485
Grades: K-5
| 914 students
Rank: #2121.
Ayer Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
8471 Forest Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45255
(513) 474-3811
Grades: K-6
| 644 students
Rank: #2222.
Edwin H Greene Intermediate Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5200 Aldine Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45242
(513) 686-1750
Grades: 5-6
| 823 students
Rank: #2323.
Sycamore Junior High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5757 Cooper Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
(513) 686-1760
Grades: 7-8
| 844 students
Rank: #2424.
Kilgour Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1339 Herschel Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45208
(513) 363-3000
Grades: K-6
| 626 students
Rank: #2525.
John Foster Dulles Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6481 Bridgetown Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45248
(513) 574-3443
Grades: PK-5
| 819 students
Rank: #2626.
Charles W Springmyer Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4179 Ebenezer Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45248
(513) 574-1205
Grades: K-5
| 494 students
Rank: #2727.
Sherwood Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7080 Grantham Way
Cincinnati, OH 45230
(513) 231-7565
Grades: PK-6
| 622 students
Rank: #2828.
Spencer Academy
Math: 78% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2825 Alms Pl
Cincinnati, OH 45206
(513) 363-0000
Grades: 3-8
| 214 students
Rank: #2929.
Summit Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8400 Northport Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45255
(513) 474-2270
Grades: PK-6
| 624 students
Rank: #3030.
Bridgetown Middle School
Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3900 Race Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45211
(513) 574-3511
Grades: 6-8
| 646 students
Rank: #3131.
Springdale Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
350 W Kemper Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45246
(513) 864-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 475 students
Rank: #3232.
Maddux Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
943 Rosetree Ln
Cincinnati, OH 45230
(513) 231-0780
Grades: K-6
| 540 students
Rank: #3333.
Nagel Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1500 Nagel Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45255
(513) 474-5407
Grades: 7-8
| 1,178 students
Rank: #3434.
Mercer Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2600 Bartels Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45244
(513) 232-7000
Grades: PK-6
| 716 students
Rank: #3535.
Rapid Run Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6345 Rapid Run Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45233
(513) 467-0300
Grades: 6-8
| 666 students
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Cincinnati, Ohio Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1660 Sternblock Ln
Cincinnati, OH 45237
(513) 351-8034
Grades: K-8
| 315 students
415 W Court St
Cincinnati, OH 45203
(513) 246-4102
Grades: 9-12
| 99 students
2712 Vine St
Cincinnati, OH 45219
(513) 246-4260
Grades: 9-12
| 159 students
5641 Belmont Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45224
(513) 363-6800
Grades: 12
| n/a students
4300 Allison St
Cincinnati, OH 45212
(513) 924-2560
Grades: PK
| n/a students
249 W Forrer St
Cincinnati, OH 45215
(513) 563-5000
Grades: 6-12
| 10 students
7030 Reading Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45237
(513) 373-9337
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
6525 Simpson Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45239
(513) 728-4779
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
10133 Pottinger Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45251
(513) 825-3102
Grades: 3-5
| 430 students
876 Glenwood Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45229
(513) 363-9700
Grades: PK-8
| 376 students
626 Waycross Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45240
(513) 619-2460
Grades: PK-6
| 461 students
125 W North Bend Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45216
(513) 363-1100
Grades: K-6
| 214 students
3254 E Kemper Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45241
(513) 771-8925
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2475 White St
Cincinnati, OH 45214
(513) 363-1200
Grades: PK-8
| 338 students
1812 Central Pkwy
Cincinnati, OH 45214
(513) 651-9624
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
7243 Eastlawn Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45237
(513) 351-5737
Grades: K-6
| 169 students
1905 Elm St
Cincinnati, OH 45214
(513) 651-9624
Grades: K-8
| 272 students
3520 Central Pkwy Ste 143 Mezz
Cincinnati, OH 45223
(513) 569-1820
Grades: 9-12
| 141 students
3711 Clifton Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45220
(513) 363-1500
Grades: PK-8
| 291 students
1540 West North Bend Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45224
(513) 541-3274
Grades: K-8
| 94 students
8513 Cottonwood Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45231
(513) 728-3728
Grades: 3-4
| 213 students
1310 Sycamore St
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 241-6828
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1411 Compton Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45231
(513) 728-4683
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
2001 Baltimore Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45225
(513) 281-3900
Grades: K-12
| 105 students
5030 Duck Creek Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 363-2000
Grades: K-6
| 277 students
5425 Winton Ridge Ln
Cincinnati, OH 45232
(513) 363-7360
Grades: 9-12
| 283 students
3847 Southern Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 272-7800
Grades: K-4
| n/a students
8916 Fontainebleau Ter
Cincinnati, OH 45231
(513) 728-3706
Grades: 7-8
| 319 students
2065 Mistyhill Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45240
(513) 742-6004
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
2601 Westwood Northern Blvd
Cincinnati, OH 45211
(513) 363-2200
Grades: PK-9
| 325 students
4342 Glen Este Withamsville Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45245
(513) 947-7700
Grades: 6-8
| 860 students
1731 Goodman Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45239
(513) 728-2610
Grades: K-3
| n/a students
2400 Adams Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45231
(513) 742-6008
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
1580 Summit Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45237
(513) 921-5260
Grades: 7-12
| 542 students
940 Poplar St
Cincinnati, OH 45214
(513) 363-1000
Grades: PK-8
| 292 students
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