South Meadow School

Tel: (603)924-7105
Grades 5-8
419 students
South Meadow School serves 419 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NH average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 12%.
South Meadow School operates within the Contoocook Valley School District.

School Overview

The student population of 419 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 419 students
South Meadow School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Meadow School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
South Meadow School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Meadow School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 10:1 13:1
South Meadow School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
4%
South Meadow School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
2%
2%
South Meadow School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
95%
88%
South Meadow School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.10 0.15
South Meadow School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
18%
23%
South Meadow School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
5%
South Meadow School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Contoocook Valley School District's student population of 2,343 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,353 is higher than the state average of $15,766. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,665 is less than the state average of $15,833. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Contoocook Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 2,343 640
Contoocook Valley   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $10 MM
Contoocook Valley   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $42 MM $10 MM
Contoocook Valley   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $16,353 $15,766
Contoocook Valley   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $15,665 $15,833
Contoocook Valley   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Conval Regional High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jaffrey-rindge Middle School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peterborough Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • PeterboroughConval Regional High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 861 students
    0.4 miles
    184 Hancock Rd
    PeterboroughNH 03458
    (603)924-3869
    0.49-12861
  • PeterboroughPeterborough Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 251 students
    2 miles
    17 High St
    PeterboroughNH 03458
    (603)924-3828
    2PK-4251
  • GreenfieldGreenfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 100 students
    4.7 miles
    860 Forest Rd
    GreenfieldNH 03047
    (603)547-3334
    4.7PK-4100
  • HancockHancock Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 68 students
    5.3 miles
    10 Elementary Ln
    HancockNH 03449
    (603)525-3303
    5.3KG-468
  • DublinDublin Consolidated School
    Grades: KG-5 | 70 students
    6.5 miles
    Main St Rte. 101
    DublinNH 03444
    (603)563-8332
    6.5KG-570

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