26 Reservoir Rd.
Hanover, NH 03755
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Bernice A. Ray School serves 460 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bernice A. Ray School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Bernice A. Ray School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

Bernice A. Ray School's student population of 460 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Bernice A. Ray School is ranked within the top 5% of all 455 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bernice A. Ray School is 0.45, which is more 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 Data
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State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 455 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
73%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 20%)

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