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For the 2021 school year, there are 10 public schools in Derry, NH, serving 6,623 students. Derry has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
Derry, NH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Derry have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Hampshire public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Derry, NH are South Range Elementary School, Pinkerton Academy and East Derry Memorial Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the New Hampshire public school average of 12:1.

Top Derry, NH Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • South Range Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1 Drury Ln.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1219

    Grades: K-5 | 324 students
  • Pinkerton Academy Math: 41% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5 Pinkerton St.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 437-5200

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,181 students
  • East Derry Memorial Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    18 Dubeau Dr.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1260

    Grades: K-5 | 450 students
  • West Running Brook Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 W. Running Brook Ln.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1250

    Grades: 6-8 | 556 students
  • Next Charter School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5 Hood Road
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 437-6398

    Grades: 9-12 | 65 students
  • Derry Village School Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    28 S. Main St.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1233

    Grades: K-5 | 420 students
  • Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    21 Eastgate Rd.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 434-2430

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Gilbert H. Hood Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5 Hood Rd.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1224

    Grades: 6-8 | 621 students
  • Grinnell School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6 Grinnell Rd.
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 432-1238

    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
  • Derry Early Education Program
    5 Hood Road
    Derry, NH 03038
    (603) 845-1202

    Grades: PK-K | 94 students
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