John Stark Regional High School

618 North Stark Hwy,

Weare, NH, 03281-4239

Tel: (603)529-7675
Grades: 9-12

750 students

John Stark Regional High School serves 750 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NH average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 11%.
John Stark Regional High School operates within the John Stark Regional School District.

Overview

The student population of 750 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 750 students
John Stark Regional High School Total Students (1992-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
John Stark Regional High School Total Classroom Teachers (1992-2012)
Students by Grade John Stark Regional High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 10:1 12:1
John Stark Regional High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1992-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
John Stark Regional High School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
John Stark Regional High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
John Stark Regional High School Black (1996-2012)
White
96%
89%
John Stark Regional High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups John Stark Regional High School Sch Ethnicity John Stark Regional 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.
0.08 0.21
John Stark Regional High School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
10%
21%
John Stark Regional High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
3%
5%
John Stark Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 750 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
School District Name John Stark Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 750 487
John Stark Regional   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 86%
John Stark Regional   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2002)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $10 MM
John Stark Regional   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $10 MM
John Stark Regional   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,707 $15,198
John Stark Regional   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,127 $14,945
John Stark Regional   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Hillsboro-deering High School (7.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Weare Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Center Woods School (2.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Weare Center Woods School
    14 Center Rd
    Weare , NH , 03281
    (603)529-4500
    2.1  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Weare Weare Middle School
    16 East Rd
    Weare , NH , 03281
    (603)529-7555
    2.8  mi  |  489  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Henniker Henniker Community School
    51 Western Ave
    Henniker , NH , 03242
    (603)428-3476
    5  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Contoocook Maple Street Elementary School
    194 Maple St
    Contoocook , NH , 03229
    (603)746-4195
    6.7  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Hopkinton Harold Martin School
    271 Main St
    Hopkinton , NH , 03229
    (603)746-3473
    6.9  mi  |  299  students  |  Gr.  PK-3

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