East Derry Memorial Elementary School

  • East Derry Memorial Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is 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 52% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

School Overview

  • East Derry Memorial Elementary School's student population of 424 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Derry Memorial Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Derry Memorial Elementary School is 0.21, 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#176 out of 457 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Derry Memorial Elementary 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 Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
89%
86%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Derry Memorial Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.210.16
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Derry Memorial Elementary 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Derry Memorial Elementary 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 NameDerry School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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