Academy For Science And Design Charter (m) School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
486 Amherst Street
Nashua, NH 03063
Phone
(603) 595-4705
District
ACADEMY FOR SCIENCE AND DESIGN CHARTER SCHOOL
County
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
352
Classroom Teachers
20

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Hampshire

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.4% of NH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Academy For Science And Design Charter (m) School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 50
Proficiency in Reading 87 56
Proficiency in Math 86 45

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 55
Proficiency in Reading 92 62
Proficiency in Math 92 49

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 50
Proficiency in Reading 91 56
Proficiency in Math 91.0 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.25
AVG FOR DISTRICT
AVG FOR STATE 12.15
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 113 32.1%
Grade 7 129 36.6%
Grade 8 110 31.3%
Total 352 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 46.0% UNREPORTED 89.4%
Black 0.9% UNREPORTED 2.0%
Hispanic 2.0% UNREPORTED 5.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 49.7% UNREPORTED 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% UNREPORTED 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.1% 1.9% 28.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 1.3% 24.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.6% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 1,342,795
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 149
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 4.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 17.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 30.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 30.6%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 526,710
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 8.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 92.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 15.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 18.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 15.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.5%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 7.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Support Expenditures
Student UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Staff UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
General Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
School Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Operation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Transportation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Other UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Support UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Non-instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,271 $1,668,755,372 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,132 $203,825,337 6.9%
Staff $461 $83,031,916 2.8%
General Administration $506 $91,087,281 3.1%
School Administration $845 $152,131,457 5.2%
Operation $1,293 $232,670,594 7.9%
Transportation $663 $119,424,284 4.1%
Other $174 $31,308,694 1.1%
Total Support $5,075 $913,472,279 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,026 $364,591,594 12.4%
Total Expenditures $16,371 $2,946,820,064 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%