Pennichuck Middle School

Pennichuck Middle School serves 689 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NH average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 11%.
Pennichuck Middle School operates within the Nashua School District.

Overview

The student population of 689 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 689 students
Pennichuck Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Pennichuck Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pennichuck Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.14. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Pennichuck Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Pennichuck Middle School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
21%
4%
Pennichuck Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
4%
2%
Pennichuck Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
69%
89%
Pennichuck Middle School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Pennichuck Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.48 0.14
Pennichuck Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
41%
22%
Pennichuck Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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 (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,791 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,710 is less than the state average of $15,198. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,287 is less than the state average of $14,945. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Nashua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
1
Number of Students Managed 11,791 659
Nashua   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $145 MM $10 MM
Nashua   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $140 MM $10 MM
Nashua   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,710 $15,198
Nashua   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,287 $14,945
Nashua   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NashuaCharlotte Ave Elementary School
    48 Charlotte Ave
    NashuaNH 03064
    (603)594-4334
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 510 students                      
  • NashuaAmherst Street School
    71 Amherst St
    NashuaNH 03064
    (603)594-4385
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 315 students                      
  • NashuaMt. Pleasant School
    10 Manchester St
    NashuaNH 03060
    (603)594-4331
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 353 students                      
  • NashuaLedge Street School
    139 Ledge St
    NashuaNH 03060
    (603)966-2280
    2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 487 students                      
  • NashuaBirch Hill Elementary School
    17 Birch Hill Dr
    NashuaNH 03063
    (603)594-4340
    2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 507 students                      

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