Ernest P. Barka Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
21 Eastgate Rd.
Derry, NH 03038
Phone
(603) 434-2430
District
DERRY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
546
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Hampshire

3

(10 is best)

Better than 24.0% of NH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 54
Proficiency in Reading 49 54
Proficiency in Math 56 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 53
Proficiency in Reading 39 54
Proficiency in Math 41 53

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 37 53
Proficiency in Reading 53 60
Proficiency in Math 20 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.83
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.58
AVG FOR STATE 12.09
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 69 12.6%
Grade 1 88 16.1%
Grade 2 87 15.9%
Grade 3 96 17.6%
Grade 4 104 19.0%
Grade 5 102 18.7%
Total 546 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.4% 90.9% 88.8%
Black 1.1% 1.6% 2.1%
Hispanic 6.6% 5.3% 5.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 1.8% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.3% 24.1% 27.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.8% 19.4% 23.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.5% 4.6% 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 33,312 1,342,795
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 912.1 149
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 4.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.8% 17.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.7% 30.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.6% 30.6%
65 OR OLDER 11.4% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,962 526,710
Single Parent Households With Children 11.4% 8.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.9% 92.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.2% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.7% 15.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.1% 18.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.1% 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.7% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 15.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.8% 11.5%
$15,000 or less 5.5% 7.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,183 $31,929,291 41.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,853 $6,442,881 8.3%
Staff $411 $1,429,047 1.8%
General Administration $257 $893,589 1.2%
School Administration $971 $3,376,167 4.4%
Operation $1,069 $3,716,913 4.8%
Transportation $821 $2,854,617 3.7%
Other $150 $521,550 0.7%
Total Support $5,532 $19,234,764 24.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,545 $26,233,965 33.9%
Total Expenditures $22,260 $77,398,020 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,664 $1,731,006,292 55.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,230 $220,263,333 7.0%
Staff $520 $93,101,685 3.0%
General Administration $560 $100,330,227 3.2%
School Administration $889 $159,329,858 5.1%
Operation $1,290 $231,082,489 7.4%
Transportation $703 $125,938,344 4.0%
Other $195 $34,862,230 1.1%
Total Support $5,387 $964,928,704 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,451 $439,029,208 14.0%
Total Expenditures $17,501 $3,134,922,924 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%