5 Hood Rd.
Derry, NH 03038
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Gilbert H. Hood Middle School serves 578 students in grades 6-8.
Gilbert H. Hood Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower 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 47% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 16% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Gilbert H. Hood Middle School's student population of 578 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Gilbert H. Hood Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gilbert H. Hood Middle School is 0.32, 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
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State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#357 out of 455 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
82%
84%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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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: 578 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32

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