Belmont Elementary School

26 Best St.
Belmont, NH 03220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Belmont Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Belmont Elementary 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 bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 17% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Belmont Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

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School Overview

Belmont Elementary School's student population of 348 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Belmont Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 456 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Belmont Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#351 out of 456 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
93%
83%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Belmont Elementary School's ranking?
Belmont Elementary School is ranked #351 out of 456 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Hampshire.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% NH state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NH state average).
How many students attend Belmont Elementary School?
348 students attend Belmont Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Belmont Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Belmont Elementary School?
Belmont Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 11:1.
What grades does Belmont Elementary School offer ?
Belmont Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Belmont Elementary School part of?
Belmont Elementary School is part of Shaker Regional School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

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