Idlehurst Elementary School

  • Idlehurst Elementary School serves 478 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 67%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 79%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Idlehurst Elementary 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

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School Overview

  • Idlehurst Elementary School's student population of 478 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Idlehurst Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 444 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Idlehurst Elementary School is 0.42, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)
50%
67%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)
59%
79%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
75%
86%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Idlehurst Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.420.16
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomersworth School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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