Alton Central School Elementary

  • Alton Central School Elementary serves 518 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NH average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 13%.
  • Alton Central School Elementary operates within the Alton School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 518 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students518 students
Alton Central School Elementary Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Alton Central School Elementary Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Alton Central School Elementary Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeAlton Central School Elementary Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
Alton Central School Elementary Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Alton Central School Elementary Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Alton Central School Elementary Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
n/a
2%
Alton Central School Elementary Black Students (1998-2013)
White
96%
87%
Alton Central School Elementary White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Alton Central School Elementary Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.080.24
Alton Central School Elementary Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
31%
24%
Alton Central School Elementary Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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%
Alton Central School Elementary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Alton School District's student population of 518 students has decreased by 37% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,977 is higher than the state average of $15,766. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,269 is less than the state average of $15,833. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameAlton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed518434
Alton School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$13 MM$10 MM
Alton School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$12 MM$10 MM
Alton School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,977$15,766
Alton School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,269$15,833
Alton School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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    5.9 miles
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    7.8 miles
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School Reviews

5  3/5/2015
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