Alvirne High School

  • Alvirne High School serves 1,189 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Alvirne High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 15%.

School Overview

  • Alvirne High School's student population of 1,189 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,189 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alvirne High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 454 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alvirne High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#243 out of 454 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alvirne High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alvirne High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
87%
85%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alvirne High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.240.27
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Graduation Rate
89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alvirne High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHudson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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