Bessie C. Rowell School (Closed 2012)

20 Rowell Dr
Franklin, NH 03235
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bessie C. Rowell School served 182 students in grades 3-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (which was lower than the New Hampshire state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the New Hampshire state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Asian and American Indian), which was lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
60-64%
66%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
70-74%
77%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bessie C. Rowell School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
98%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bessie C. Rowell School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score
0.040.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bessie C. Rowell School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bessie C. Rowell School is Franklin High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Franklin Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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