Pennichuck Middle School

Pennichuck Middle School serves 695 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NH average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 12%.
Pennichuck Middle School operates within the Nashua School District.

School Overview

The student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 695 students
Pennichuck Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pennichuck Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Pennichuck Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pennichuck Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Pennichuck Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Pennichuck Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
24%
4%
Pennichuck Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
5%
2%
Pennichuck Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
65%
88%
Pennichuck Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Pennichuck Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pennichuck Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.15
Pennichuck Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
23%
Pennichuck Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Pennichuck Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,671 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,189 is less than the state average of $15,766. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,474 is less than the state average of $15,833. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Nashua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 11,671 640
Nashua   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $151 MM $10 MM
Nashua   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $142 MM $10 MM
Nashua   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,189 $15,766
Nashua   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,474 $15,833
Nashua   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Alvirne High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elm Street Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charlotte Ave Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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