Gilford High School

88 Alvah Wilson Rd.
Gilford, NH 03249
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Gilford High School serves 496 students in grades 9-13.
Gilford High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the New Hampshire state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New Hampshire state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 17% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-13
  • Enrollment: 496 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in NH)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

School Overview

Gilford High School's student population of 496 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-13
Total Students
496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Gilford High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 456 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Gilford High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#219 out of 456 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
94%
83%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gilford High School's ranking?
Gilford High School is ranked #219 out of 456 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New Hampshire.
What schools are Gilford High School often compared to?
Gilford High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Belmont High School, Inter-lakes High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% NH state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NH state average).
What is the graduation rate of Gilford High School?
The graduation rate of Gilford High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 86%.
How many students attend Gilford High School?
496 students attend Gilford High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Gilford High School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gilford High School?
Gilford High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 11:1.
What grades does Gilford High School offer ?
Gilford High School offers enrollment in grades 9-13
What school district is Gilford High School part of?
Gilford High School is part of Gilford School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-13
  • Enrollment: 496 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

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