63 Lyme Rd.
Hanover, NH 03755
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Frances C. Richmond School serves 357 students in grades 6-8.
Frances C. Richmond School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 78% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 16% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Frances C. Richmond School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Frances C. Richmond School's student population of 357 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Frances C. Richmond School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Frances C. Richmond School is 0.37, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#25 out of 455 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
79%
84%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37

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