Main Dunstable 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
20 Whitford Rd.
Nashua, NH 03062
Phone
(603) 966-2320
District
NASHUA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
447
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Hampshire

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.4% of NH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Main Dunstable School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
70%
54%
62%
51%
77%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
67%
53%
67%
55%
67%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
72%
50%
72%
57%
72%
44%
    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
13
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 75 16.8%
Grade 1 72 16.1%
Grade 2 75 16.8%
Grade 3 72 16.1%
Grade 4 83 18.6%
Grade 5 70 15.7%
Total 447 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.7% 58.4% 87.6%
Black 3.3% 3.9% 2.2%
Hispanic 9.7% 27.6% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 22.3% 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 16.3% 40.6% 24.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 33.0% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 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 $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%