Mt. Pleasant School

  • Mt. Pleasant School serves 378 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mt. Pleasant 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 13%.

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School Overview

  • Mt. Pleasant School's student population of 378 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mt. Pleasant School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 457 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mt. Pleasant School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.16. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#421 out of 457 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mt. Pleasant School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
41%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mt. Pleasant School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mt. Pleasant School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
46%
87%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mt. Pleasant School and the percentage of White public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mt. Pleasant School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.620.16
This chart display the diversity score of Mt. Pleasant School and the public school average diversity score of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
24%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mt. Pleasant School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNashua School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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