Mcdonough School

  • Mcdonough School serves 562 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (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 27% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

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School Overview

  • Mcdonough School's student population of 562 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcdonough School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcdonough School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. 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#411 out of 457 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
5%
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Black
8%
2%
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White
55%
86%
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Two or more races
13%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mcdonough School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.630.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mcdonough School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mcdonough School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManchester School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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  • Manchester Hillside Middle School
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    0.3 miles
    112 Reservoir Ave.
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    (603)624-6352
    0.3 6-8 803
  • Manchester Manchester Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1532 students
    0.7 miles
    207 Lowell St.
    Manchester, NH 03104
    (603)624-6363
    0.7 9-12 1532
  • Manchester Wilson School
    Grades: K-5 | 450 students
    0.7 miles
    401 Wilson St.
    Manchester, NH 03103
    (603)624-6350
    0.7 K-5 450
  • Manchester Smyth Road School
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.8 miles
    245 Bruce Rd.
    Manchester, NH 03104
    (603)624-6340
    0.8 PK-5 404
  • Manchester Hallsville School
    Grades: K-5 | 306 students
    0.9 miles
    275 Jewett St.
    Manchester, NH 03103
    (603)624-6332
    0.9 K-5 306

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