Laconia School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,944 students in Laconia School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Hampshire.
Public Schools in Laconia School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Laconia School District are Pleasant Street School, Elm Street School and Laconia High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Laconia School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the New Hampshire public school average of 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Laconia School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Hampshire for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Laconia School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NH)
# Schools
5 Schools
497 Schools
# Students
1,944 Students
178,513 Students
# Teachers
164 Teachers
14,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Laconia School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 187 school districts in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NH)
Overall District Rank
#168 out of 187 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Laconia   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Laconia   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)
38%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laconia   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.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Laconia   School District and public school graduation rate of NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.22
0.27
# American Indian Students
5 Students
465 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
34 Students
5,932 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
76 Students
9,951 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
6%
# Black Students
40 Students
3,596 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
1,719 Students
152,571 Students
% White Students
88%
86%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
166 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
70 Students
5,838 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
77
3,878
# Students in K Grade:
134
11,414
# Students in 1st Grade:
141
12,735
# Students in 2nd Grade:
160
12,491
# Students in 3rd Grade:
147
12,977
# Students in 4th Grade:
163
13,434
# Students in 5th Grade:
160
13,656
# Students in 6th Grade:
139
13,755
# Students in 7th Grade:
132
13,844
# Students in 8th Grade:
144
14,162
# Students in 9th Grade:
135
14,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
133
14,409
# Students in 11th Grade:
129
13,617
# Students in 12th Grade:
150
13,266
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,719 in this school district is less than the state median of $29,046. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,447 is less than the state median of $28,345. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NH)
Total Revenue
$38 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Laconia   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$36 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Laconia   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,719
$29,046
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Laconia   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,447
$28,345
This chart display average spending per public school student in Laconia   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Laconia School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pleasant Street School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
350 Pleasant St.
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 524-2168
Grades: PK-5
| 323 students
Rank: #22.
Elm Street School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
478 Elm St.
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 524-4113
Grades: PK-5
| 312 students
Rank: #33.
Laconia High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
345 Union Ave.
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 524-3350
Grades: 9-12
| 547 students
Rank: #44.
Woodland Heights Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
225 Winter St. Ext.
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 524-8733
Grades: PK-5
| 347 students
Rank: #55.
Laconia Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
150 Mcgrath St.
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 524-4632
Grades: 6-8
| 415 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Laconia School District
  • 39 Harvard St., Laconia, NH, 03246
  • (603) 524-5710
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,944 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in NH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22

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