Fairgrounds Middle 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
27 Cleveland St.
Nashua, NH 03060
Phone
(603) 594-4393
District
NASHUA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
696
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Hampshire

2

(10 is best)

Better than 11.7% of NH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Fairgrounds Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
50%
37%
55%
27%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
50%
47%
55%
32%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
47%
32%
51%
22%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 247 35.5%
Grade 7 235 33.8%
Grade 8 214 30.7%
Total 696 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.4% 58.4% 87.6%
Black 4.0% 3.9% 2.2%
Hispanic 26.7% 27.6% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.9% 9.9% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.6% 40.6% 24.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.3% 33.0% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 7.6% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 88,815 1,359,711
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,807.7 151
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 4.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.2% 17.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.2% 30.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 30.0%
65 OR OLDER 15.7% 17.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 36,534 532,037
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.9% 93.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.2% 37.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.0% 18.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 18.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.9% 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.2% 17.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.2% 14.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.9% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 7.7% 6.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,985 $99,484,000 60.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,304 $14,440,000 8.8%
Staff $488 $5,406,000 3.3%
General Administration $296 $3,277,000 2.0%
School Administration $668 $7,391,000 4.5%
Operation $1,336 $14,788,000 9.0%
Transportation $659 $7,293,000 4.4%
Other $167 $1,850,000 1.1%
Total Support $4,917 $54,445,000 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $953 $10,553,000 6.4%
Total Expenditures $14,856 $164,482,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,246 $1,811,479,000 55.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,307 $231,172,000 7.0%
Staff $537 $94,994,000 2.9%
General Administration $591 $104,571,000 3.2%
School Administration $950 $168,006,000 5.1%
Operation $1,345 $237,879,000 7.2%
Transportation $750 $132,537,000 4.0%
Other $222 $39,269,000 1.2%
Total Support $5,704 $1,008,428,000 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,637 $466,289,000 14.2%
Total Expenditures $18,587 $3,286,196,000 100.0%
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%