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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
541
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Hampshire

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.3% 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 61 54
Proficiency in Reading 63 54
Proficiency in Math 58 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 53
Proficiency in Reading 53 54
Proficiency in Math 48 53

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 53
Proficiency in Reading 66 60
Proficiency in Math 40 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.35
AVG FOR STATE 12.09
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 101 18.7%
Grade 2 99 18.3%
Grade 3 110 20.3%
Grade 4 113 20.9%
Grade 5 118 21.8%
Total 541 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.9% 94.4% 88.8%
Black 0.8% 0.7% 2.1%
Hispanic 4.2% 2.8% 5.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 1.8% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.9% 10.9% 27.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 8.4% 23.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 2.5% 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,114 1,342,795
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 602.3 149
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.8% 4.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.9% 17.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.4% 30.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.1% 30.6%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,061 526,710
Single Parent Households With Children 9.2% 8.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.6% 92.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.7% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.9% 15.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.4% 18.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.5% 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.4% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.6% 15.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.3% 11.5%
$15,000 or less 2.9% 7.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,969 $43,375,119 60.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,376 $5,986,976 8.4%
Staff $449 $1,953,599 2.7%
General Administration $246 $1,070,346 1.5%
School Administration $745 $3,241,495 4.6%
Operation $1,388 $6,039,188 8.5%
Transportation $781 $3,398,131 4.8%
Other $438 $1,905,738 2.7%
Total Support $5,423 $23,595,473 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $981 $4,268,331 6.0%
Total Expenditures $16,372 $71,234,572 100.0%
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%