Prospect Mountain High School

242 Suncook Valley Rd,

Alton, NH, 03809-4629

Tel: (603)875-3800
Grades: 9-12

526 students

Prospect Mountain High School serves 526 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NH average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 11%.
Prospect Mountain High School operates within the Prospect Mountain School District.

Overview

The student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 526 students
Prospect Mountain High School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Prospect Mountain High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Prospect Mountain High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Prospect Mountain High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Prospect Mountain High School Asian (2005-2010)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Prospect Mountain High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Prospect Mountain High School Black (2005-2010)
White
94%
89%
Prospect Mountain High School White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Prospect Mountain High School Sch Ethnicity Prospect Mountain High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.11 0.21
Prospect Mountain High School Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
13%
21%
Prospect Mountain High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
6%
5%
Prospect Mountain High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Prospect Mountain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 526 487
Prospect Mountain   School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% 86%
District Total Revenue n/a $10 MM
District Spending n/a $10 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $15,198
District Spending / Student n/a $14,945
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Farmington Senior High School (7.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Henry Wilson Memorial School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Durham Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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