New Hampshire
Public School Ratings



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New Hampshire Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

Overview

Public Schools Overview New Hampshire School Districts by City
Number Of Students 179,125
Number Of New Hampshire Schools 495
Number Of New Hampshire School Districts 208
Spending Per Student $17,501

State Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Reading/English Language Arts Tests

Reading/English Language Arts Tests Reading Proficiency
3rd Grade 54.0932036628328
4th Grade 54.2967420192911
5th Grade 60.211639832608
6th Grade 53.801972384247
7th Grade 57.1234384655463
8th Grade 56.0654697387145
11th Grade 63.3587503079308

Math Test

Math Tests Math Proficiency
3rd Grade 54.7073536439665
4th Grade 52.5454773494192
5th Grade 45.261081361821
6th Grade 45.3904062850463
7th Grade 45.8804570403848
8th Grade 44.5884306821069
11th Grade 38.9449202277964

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This State Nation
White (non-hispanic) 88.8% 50.6%
Black 2.1% 16.0%
Hispanic 5.4% 26.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.5%
Special Needs Groups This State Nation
Economically Disadvantaged 27.5% 48.4%
English Language Learners 2.4% 9.3%
Students With Disabilities 16.2% 13.3%

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR STATE 12.09
AVG FOR NATION 16.50

New Hampshire Education Environment

Population State Nation
Population 1,342,795 325,719,178
Population Density (per sq. mile) 149 91
Population distribution by age STATE NATION
4 Years Old And Below 4.8% 6.2%
5-19 Years Old 17.9% 19.4%
20-44 Years Old 30.2% 33.4%
45-64 Years Old 30.6% 26.1%
65 Or Older 16.5% 14.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS STATE NATION
Number Of Households 526,710 117,430,281
Single Parent Households With Children 8.5% 10.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.8% 87.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 30.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION STATE NATION
$150,000 or more 15.3% 12.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.0% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.7% 17.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.5% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 7.4% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

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%