TheBestSchools.org names Mason-Rice Elementary in Newton Centre, Massachusetts; Little Harbor Elementary School in Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Frost Elementary in Frost, Maryland; and Marion Cross School in Norwich, Vermont, as some of the top-rated elementary schools, as of 2015. Education.com rates Mason-Rice Elementary at 10 out of 10.
Mason-Rice Elementary also receives an A+ grade from LocalSchoolDirectory.com, and the site gives Little Harbor Elementary School an A-. Frost Elementary School received the Blue Ribbon Award for exemplary performance in 2014. Frost Elementary School and Marion Cross School both earn perfect 10 out of 10 scores from Education.com. WalletHub.com named Massachusetts, Colorado, New Jersey, Wisconsin and Kentucky as the states with the best school systems in 2015, based on the schools' quality and safety.