Litchfield Middle School

Litchfield Middle School serves 506 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NH average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 11%.
Litchfield Middle School operates within the Litchfield School District.

Overview

The student population of 506 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 506 students
Litchfield Middle School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Litchfield Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Litchfield Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
Litchfield Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Litchfield Middle School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Litchfield Middle School Asian (1998-2011)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Litchfield Middle School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Litchfield Middle School Black (1990-2009)
White
92%
89%
Litchfield Middle School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Litchfield Middle School Sch Ethnicity Litchfield Middle 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.
0.15 0.27
Litchfield Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
7%
21%
Litchfield Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
2%
5%
Litchfield Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,501 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Litchfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
1
Number of Students Managed 1,501 487
Litchfield   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $20 MM n/a
Litchfield   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM n/a
Litchfield   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,483 $0
Litchfield   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,239 $0
Litchfield   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 Academy For Science And Design Charter (h) (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Academy For Science And Design Charter (m) (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Griffin Memorial School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Litchfield Griffin Memorial School
    229 Chs Bancroft Hwy
    Litchfield , NH , 03052
    (603)424-0078
    0.3  mi  |  507  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Merrimack Academy For Science And Design Charter (m)
    Charter School
    316 Daniel Webster Hwy
    Merrimack , NH , 03054
    (603)262-9162
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  187  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Merrimack Academy For Science And Design Charter (h)
    Charter School
    316 Daniel Webster Hwy
    Merrimack , NH , 03054
    (603)262-9162
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Litchfield Campbell High School
    1 Highlander Ct.
    Litchfield , NH , 03052
    (603)546-0300
    1.6  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Merrimack Merrimack High School
    38 Mcelwain St
    Merrimack , NH , 03054
    (603)424-6204
    2.1  mi  |  1435  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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