Hampstead School District

30 Greenough Rd.
Plaistow , NH 03865 - 2762
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Grades: PK - 08
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 810 students in Hampstead School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in New Hampshire.
Public Schools in Hampstead School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hampstead School District are Hampstead Middle School and Hampstead Central School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hampstead School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 16% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NH)
# Schools
2 Schools
497 Schools
# Students
810 Students
167,884 Students
# Teachers
74 Teachers
14,860 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Hampstead School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 186 school districts in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NH)
Overall District Rank
#46 out of 187 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hampstead   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hampstead   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hampstead   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.17
0.29
# American Indian Students
5 Students
367 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
8 Students
5,464 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
40 Students
10,808 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
7%
# Black Students
1 Student
3,637 Students
% Black Students
n/a
2%
# White Students
736 Students
140,698 Students
% White Students
91%
84%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
135 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
20 Students
6,854 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
39
2,919
# Students in K Grade:
63
10,105
# Students in 1st Grade:
92
11,709
# Students in 2nd Grade:
72
11,880
# Students in 3rd Grade:
101
11,957
# Students in 4th Grade:
80
12,368
# Students in 5th Grade:
78
12,265
# Students in 6th Grade:
104
12,855
# Students in 7th Grade:
96
13,383
# Students in 8th Grade:
85
13,681
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
14,371
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
13,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
13,425
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
13,134
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $30,732 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,315. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $30,679 is higher than the state median of $30,560. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NH)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$25 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hampstead   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$25 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Hampstead   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$30,732
$31,315
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hampstead   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$30,679
$30,560
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hampstead   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Hampstead School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hampstead Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
28 School St.
Hampstead, NH 03841
(603) 329-6743
Grades: 5-8
| 363 students
Rank: #22.
Hampstead Central School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
21 Emerson Ave.
Hampstead, NH 03841
(603) 329-6326
Grades: PK-4
| 447 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 2
  • Enrollment: 810 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

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