Indian River School

4.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
45 Royal Rd.
Canaan, NH 03741
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Indian River School serves 340 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower 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 49% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Indian River 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 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 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Indian River School's student population of 340 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Indian River 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Indian River School is 0.10, which is less 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
#347 out of 455 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
95%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.100.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMascoma Valley Regional School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Indian River School is Mascoma Valley Regional High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lebanon Middle School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Enfield Village School (2.4 miles away)
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  4.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I go to this school and it is alright, Just a normal school.
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5  
Indian River, is the greatest school I've been too. I miss everyone there, and wish I never moved to Florida. The schools here, are just horrible.
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