Manchester West High School

  • Manchester West High School serves 800 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Manchester West High 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 15%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Manchester West High School's student population of 800 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students800 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manchester West High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 454 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manchester West High School is 0.62, 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 School Rank (16-17)#437 out of 454 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
6%
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Black
9%
2%
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White
57%
85%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.620.27
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Graduation Rate
66%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManchester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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