Frances C. Richmond School

63 Lyme Rd.
Hanover, NH 03755
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Frances C. Richmond School serves 373 students in grades 6-8.
Frances C. Richmond School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher 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 80% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Frances C. Richmond School's student population of 373 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Frances C. Richmond School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Frances C. Richmond School is 0.38, which is more 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
#22 out of 455 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
78%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.380.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDresden School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Frances C. Richmond School is Hanover High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hartford Memorial Middle School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bernice A. Ray School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hanover Bernice A. Ray School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
    0.3 miles
    26 Reservoir Rd.
    Hanover, NH 03755
    (603) 643-6655
    0.3 K-5 460
  • Hanover Hanover High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 724 students
    1.8 miles
    41 Lebanon St. Suite 1
    Hanover, NH 03755
    (603) 643-3431
    1.8 9-12 724
  • Norwich Marion W. Cross School Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-6 | 330 students
    1.9 miles
    22 Church Street
    Norwich, VT 05055
    (802) 649-1703
    1.9 PK-6 330
  • White River Junction Dothan Brook School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
    3.5 miles
    2300 Christian Street
    White River Junction, VT 05001
    (802) 295-8647
    3.5 PK-5 261
  • Lebanon Hanover Street School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 355 students
    4.9 miles
    193 Hanover St.
    Lebanon, NH 03766
    (603) 448-2945
    4.9 K-4 355

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