Dr. L. F. Soule School

  • Dr. L. F. Soule School serves 221 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

Top Placements

Dr. L. F. Soule School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

  • Dr. L. F. Soule School's student population of 221 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students221 students
This chart display total students of Dr. L. F. Soule School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Dr. L. F. Soule School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Dr. L. F. Soule School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dr. L. F. Soule School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Dr. L. F. Soule School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. L. F. Soule School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.16. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#208 out of 457 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. L. F. Soule 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)50-54%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. L. F. Soule 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 Ratio9:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr. L. F. Soule School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dr. L. F. Soule School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr. L. F. Soule School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dr. L. F. Soule School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
64%
86%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dr. L. F. Soule School and the percentage of White public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dr. L. F. Soule School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. L. F. Soule School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.540.16
This chart display the diversity score of Dr. L. F. Soule School and the public school average diversity score of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr. L. F. Soule School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr. L. F. Soule School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Dr. L. F. Soule School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
With changing state and national educational standards, will your child's public school have the ability to meet these requirements? Learn about the problems with public school performance and how parents can get involved.
Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of public school vouchers as they pertain to the education of students with disabilities.
Every child learns differently and it’s a teacher’s job to meet students where they are and guide them through the learning process. Scaffolding is a teaching tool that helps students develop critical thinking skills and the ability to learn independently.