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2022 Best Schools in Hillsborough County

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Academy for Science & Design High School

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    Public School,

    NASHUA, NH,

    9-12,

    89 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says When I first started at ASD in sixth grade, I was determined to go somewhere else for high school. Now, I'm a senior, and staying was the best choice I ever made.ASD might be small and nerdy, but it has an incredible community. The teachers aren't there for the money; they're there because they're passionate and knowledgeable. The students all know and...We're best known for our academics, and for good reason. The high-school-level classes start in 7th grade, and they remain challenging and innovative all the way through 12th.Overall, ASD was ranked the number one high school in NH, and it truly is..

    Read 89 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 226,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  2. #1 Best Public Middle Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Academy for Science & Design Middle School

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    Public School,

    NASHUA, NH,

    6-8,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I go here it is awesome! Everyone is so welcoming and is very kind and I already have a ton of friends. Curriculum is tough, but worth it, and you are still able to do out of school activities. Staff....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 309,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  3. #1 Best Private High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    The Derryfield School

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    Private School,

    MANCHESTER, NH,

    6-12,

    82 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our daughter is a sophomore and absolutely loves her teachers, classes, coaches, classmates, sports teams, music, singing, theatre and student leadership activities. It is an excellent, student- and....

    Read 82 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 378,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  4. #2 Best Public Middle Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Ross A. Lurgio Middle School

    Bedford School District, NH,

    7-8,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We are so happy with this school. Our kids are happy and excelling and making friends. The teachers are amazing and we couldn’t be happier. If there’s any downfall, I would just like to see a bit....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 746,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  5. #1 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Memorial School

    Bedford School District, NH,

    PK, K-4,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I remember having fun here. The curriculum is good, and the teachers are nice. I recommend the school because it’s a great place for kids..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 420,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  6. #2 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Peter Woodbury School

    Bedford School District, NH,

    K-4,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 518,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  7. #3 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Riddle Brook School

    Bedford School District, NH,

    K-4,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 558,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  8. #2 Best Public High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Hollis-Brookline High School

    Hollis/Brookline Cooperative School District, NH,

    9-12,

    277 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We have been extremely happy with HBHS! The teachers, administration and staff are very professional, knowledgeable and caring, especially during these difficult times of the pandemic. Also, parents...Also, we are very glad to see the new turf field come to fruition! It is a great asset to the school and community..

    Read 277 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 857,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  9. #3 Best Public Middle Schools in Hillsborough County.

    McKelvie Intermediate School

    Bedford School District, NH,

    5-6,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says The experience at Mckelvie is good. There are many clubs for kids to go explore their interests. There is a student council that takes votes on many ideas to make the school better. The teacher/staff....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 691,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  10. #2 Best Private High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Bishop Guertin High School

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    Private School,

    NASHUA, NH,

    9-12,

    267 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We sent our three children to BG, and it is amazing! There's not a single school in the area that can compare. The faculty and staff are all top notch, and students receive an education that extends....

    Read 267 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 775,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  11. #4 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Hollis Primary School

    Hollis School District, NH,

    PK, K-3,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 343,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  12. #4 Best Public Middle Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Hollis-Brookline Middle School

    Hollis/Brookline Cooperative School District, NH,

    7-8,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says A school with pretty good teachers and curriculum. However, the small size can be limiting. Theater and sports are the biggest extracurriculars, and they’re great..

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 381,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  13. #3 Best Public High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Bedford High School

    Bedford School District, NH,

    9-12,

    493 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at Bedford High School has been pretty great! Due to the pandemic, I wasn't able to get a full high school experience but even without the full experience, it is still really great to....

    Read 493 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,497,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  14. #3 Best Private High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    High Mowing School

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    Private School,

    WILTON, NH,

    PK, K-12,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Over twenty years after graduating from High Mowing, I find the community of the school as strong as ever, carrying on rich traditions with a diverse international and multicultural group of...Young people with aspirations in the arts, liberal arts, sciences, technology, and business benefit from the flexibility of the curriculum and resources available to pursue studies in these areas....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 287,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  15. #5 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Mason Elementary School

    Public School,

    MASON, NH,

    PK, K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 83,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  16. #4 Best Public High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Souhegan Cooperative High School

    Public School,

    AMHERST, NH,

    9-12,

    170 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says As a senior, I believe my experience at Souhegan High School has been excellent. I was new to the community my freshman year of high school and was positively overwhelmed with opportunities the first....

    Read 170 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 750,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  17. #4 Best Private High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Trinity High School

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    Private School,

    MANCHESTER, NH,

    9-12,

    161 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended Trinity for all four years of high school. From excellent academics, to fun school sponsored events, and athletic teams, this school had it all! I am glad that I got to spend my time in....

    Read 161 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 334,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  18. #5 Best Public Middle Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Amherst Middle School

    Amherst School District, NH,

    5-8,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Amherst is a highly educated town. The community is brimming with successful professionals and business owners. That fact alone tells you about how much parents in this town want their kids to....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 623,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  19. #6 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Capt. Samuel Douglass Academy

    Brookline School District, NH,

    4-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 246,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  20. #7 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Hollis Upper Elementary School

    Hollis School District, NH,

    4-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 297,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  21. #8 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Hancock Elementary School

    Contoocook Valley School District, NH,

    K-4,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 62,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  22. #9 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Richard Maghakian Memorial School

    Brookline School District, NH,

    PK, K-3,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 328,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  23. #5 Best Private High Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Holy Family Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MANCHESTER, NH,

    7-12,

    23 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Classic curriculum. Strong faith-based teaching. We have two children with different styles of learning and they are well accommodated. Small school. Tight knit community. Kindness pervades all....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 95,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  24. #10 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    MicroSociety Academy Charter School

    Public School,

    NASHUA, NH,

    K-8,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says MicroSociety Academy is a premier charter school that goes above and beyond to offer kids a comprehensive education. They don't just focus on textbook academics, but they also work to teach students....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 230,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  25. #11 Best Public Elementary Schools in Hillsborough County.

    Maple Avenue School

    Goffstown School District, NH,

    1-4,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I went to Maple Ave for Elementary school and loved it! The food was good, the staff were great, and the teachers were amazing. There was never a time that I wanted to be at a different school. Mrs.....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 490,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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