Derry Village School

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Derry Village School serves 420 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Derry Village 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Derry Village School's student population of 420 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Derry Village School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 455 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Derry Village School is 0.19, 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 Testing Rank
#307 out of 455 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
90%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.190.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDerry School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Derry Village School is Next Charter School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Running Brook Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Derry West Running Brook Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 556 students
    0.0 miles
    1 W. Running Brook Ln.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1250
    0 6-8 556
  • Derry Derry Early Education Program
    Grades: PK-K | 94 students
    0.8 miles
    5 Hood Road
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 845-1202
    0.8 PK-K 94
  • Derry Gilbert H. Hood Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 621 students
    0.8 miles
    5 Hood Rd.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1224
    0.8 6-8 621
  • Derry Grinnell School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
    0.8 miles
    6 Grinnell Rd.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1238
    0.8 K-5 377
  • Derry Next Charter School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 65 students
    0.9 miles
    5 Hood Road
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 437-6398
    0.9 9-12 65

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