Top 10 Best Painesville Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 7,861 students in Painesville, OH (there are 4 private schools, serving 510 private students). 94% of all K-12 students in Painesville, OH are educated in public schools (compared to the OH state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in Painesville, OH are Parkside Elementary School, Melridge Elementary School and Istem Geauga Early College High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Painesville, OH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Ohio public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in Painesville have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Ohio public schools.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 33% (majority Black).

Best Painesville, OH Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Parkside Elementary School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12428 Concord Hambden Rd
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 352-0668
Grades: K-5
| 515 students
Rank: #22.
Melridge Elementary School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6689 Melridge Dr
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 352-3854
Grades: K-5
| 276 students
Rank: #33.
Istem Geauga Early College High School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1800 Mentor Ave
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 898-3283
Grades: 8-12
| 174 students
Rank: #44.
Buckeye Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
175 Buckeye Rd
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 352-0668
Grades: K-5
| 343 students
Rank: #55.
Riverview Elementary School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
845 Madison Ave
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 352-0668
Grades: K-5
| 612 students
Rank: #66.
Henry F Lamuth Middle School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6700 Auburn Rd
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 354-4394
Grades: 6-7
| 625 students
Rank: #77.
Riverside Jr/sr High School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
585 Riverside Dr
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 352-3341
Grades: 8-12
| 1,808 students
Rank: #88.
Maple Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
560 W Jackson St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5440
Grades: K-5
| 367 students
Rank: #99.
Mckinley Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
602 Plum St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 354-4982
Grades: K-5
| 261 students
Rank: #1010.
Chestnut Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
341 Chestnut St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5350
Grades: K-5
| 380 students
Rank: #1111.
Fairport Harding High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
329 Vine St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 354-3592
Grades: 6-12
| 351 students
Rank: #1212.
Elm Street Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
585 Elm St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5520
Grades: K-5
| 441 students
Rank: #1313.
Harvey High School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
200 W Walnut Ave
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5110
Grades: 9-12
| 813 students
Rank: #1414.
Heritage Middle School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
135 Cedarbrook Dr
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5250
Grades: 6-8
| 621 students
Rank: #1515.
Summit Community School - Painesville
Charter School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
268 N State St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 358-0877
Grades: 2-8
| 36 students
Rank: n/an/a
Auburn Vocational
Vocational School
8140 Auburn Rd
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 357-7542
Grades: 10-12
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Harvey Academy
200 W Walnut Ave
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5180
Grades: 11-12
| 13 students
Rank: n/an/a
Red Raider Preschool
350 Cedarbrook Dr
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5611
Grades: PK
| 78 students
Rank: n/an/a
Riverside Preschool
56 Hale Rd
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 358-8750
Grades: PK
| 119 students
Rank: n/an/a
585 Riverside Dr
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 358-8221
Grades: 1-11
| 28 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Painesville, Ohio

Painesville, Ohio Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
8140 Auburn Rd
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 834-8635
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
1800 Mentor Ave
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 354-4414
Grades: K-5
| 223 students
845 Madison Ave
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 357-6171
Grades: PK-5
| 207 students
280 N Saint Clair St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5480
Grades: K-5
| 263 students
348 S State St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 392-5520
Grades: K-5
| 250 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Painesville, OH?
The top ranked public schools in Painesville, OH include Parkside Elementary School, Melridge Elementary School and Istem Geauga Early College High School.
How many public schools are located in Painesville, OH?
20 public schools are located in Painesville, OH.
What percentage of students in Painesville, OH go to public school?
94% of all K-12 students in Painesville, OH are educated in public schools (compared to the OH state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in Painesville, OH?
Painesville, OH public schools minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Ohio public schools average of 33% (majority Black).

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