31 W. Main St.
Newton, NH 03858
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Memorial School serves 268 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Memorial School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Hampshire state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

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Memorial School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

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School Overview

Memorial School's student population of 268 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
268 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Memorial School is ranked within the top 50% of all 455 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Memorial School is 0.19, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#149 out of 455 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
90%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 268 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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