Merrimack Valley High School

Tel: (603)753-4311
  • Merrimack Valley High School serves 840 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NH average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 13%.
  • Merrimack Valley High School operates within the Merrimack Valley School District.
  • Merrimack Valley School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the NH state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 840 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 840 students
Merrimack Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Merrimack Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Merrimack Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Merrimack Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.03 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Merrimack Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Merrimack Valley High School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Merrimack Valley High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
n/a
2%
Merrimack Valley High School Black Students (1997-2014)
White
n/a
87%
Merrimack Valley High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Merrimack Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.03 0.15
Merrimack Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
24%
Merrimack Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Merrimack Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Merrimack Valley School District's student population of 2,606 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,549 in this district is less than the state average of $26,203. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,785 is less than the state average of $25,182. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Merrimack Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 2,606 434
Merrimack Valley School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 87%
Merrimack Valley School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $11 MM
Merrimack Valley School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $11 MM
Merrimack Valley School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,549 $26,203
Merrimack Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,785 $25,182
Merrimack Valley School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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