Matthew Thornton Elementary School

Serves grades 1 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
275 Mammoth Rd.
Londonderry, NH 03053
Phone
(603) 432-6937
District
LONDONDERRY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
536
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Hampshire

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.9% of NH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Matthew Thornton Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 54
Proficiency in Reading 49 52
Proficiency in Math 49 57

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 53
Proficiency in Reading 67 55
Proficiency in Math 59 52

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 50
Proficiency in Reading 68 57
Proficiency in Math 43 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.78
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.09
AVG FOR STATE 12.15
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 105 19.6%
Grade 2 100 18.7%
Grade 3 112 20.9%
Grade 4 96 17.9%
Grade 5 123 22.9%
Total 536 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.3% 92.5% 88.0%
Black 1.0% 0.8% 2.2%
Hispanic 4.2% 4.3% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 2.1% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.2% 11.8% 26.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.1% 9.8% 23.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 2.0% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,529 1,356,458
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 612.3 151
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 4.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.2% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.7% 30.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.1% 30.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.4% 17.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,138 528,078
Single Parent Households With Children 9.4% 8.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.5% 92.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.5% 36.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.4% 16.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.7% 18.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.6% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.3% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 2.9% 7.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,115 $44,394,735 61.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,468 $6,443,052 8.9%
Staff $446 $1,957,494 2.7%
General Administration $271 $1,189,419 1.6%
School Administration $763 $3,348,807 4.6%
Operation $1,389 $6,096,321 8.4%
Transportation $790 $3,467,310 4.8%
Other $523 $2,295,447 3.2%
Total Support $5,650 $24,797,850 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $739 $3,243,471 4.5%
Total Expenditures $16,504 $72,436,056 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,860 $1,760,829,277 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,254 $224,040,967 7.0%
Staff $536 $95,640,585 3.0%
General Administration $581 $103,741,833 3.3%
School Administration $907 $161,901,162 5.1%
Operation $1,300 $232,195,239 7.3%
Transportation $710 $126,884,024 4.0%
Other $210 $37,466,479 1.2%
Total Support $5,498 $981,875,584 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,486 $443,947,581 13.9%
Total Expenditures $17,843 $3,186,655,176 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%