Merrimack Valley School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools in Merrimack Valley School District, serving 2,449 students. Merrimack Valley School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
Public schools in Merrimack Valley School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 58% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Hampshire.
The top ranked public schools in Merrimack Valley School District are Webster Elementary School, Salisbury Elementary School and Boscawen Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), 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.

Overview

School District NameMerrimack Valley School District
School District Phone Number(603) 753-6561
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NH)
# of Schools7 Schools496 Schools
# of Students2,449 Students178,513 Students
# of Teachers184 Teachers14,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1

District Comparison

Merrimack Valley School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 186 school districts in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#146 out of 186 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Merrimack Valley   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Merrimack Valley   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Merrimack Valley   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Merrimack Valley   School District and public school graduation rate of NH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.100.27
# of American Indian Students7 Students465 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students28 Students5,932 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students39 Students9,951 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
6%
# of Black Students37 Students3,596 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# of White Students2,321 Students152,571 Students
% White Students
95%
86%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students166 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students15 Students5,838 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:463,878
# of Students in Kindergarten:17511,414
# of Students in 1st Grade:15212,735
# of Students in 2nd Grade:16412,491
# of Students in 3rd Grade:15312,977
# of Students in 4th Grade:17913,434
# of Students in 5th Grade:20213,656
# of Students in 6th Grade:16413,755
# of Students in 7th Grade:18713,844
# of Students in 8th Grade:19514,162
# of Students in 9th Grade:21114,875
# of Students in 10th Grade:21114,409
# of Students in 11th Grade:21913,617
# of Students in 12th Grade:19113,266
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $16,016 in this school district is less than the state median of $27,920. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,150 is less than the state median of $27,302. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NH)
Total Revenue$39 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Merrimack Valley   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$40 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Merrimack Valley   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,016$27,920
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Merrimack Valley   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,150$27,302
This chart display average spending per public school student in Merrimack Valley   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Merrimack Valley School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Webster Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    936 Battle St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603) 648-2467

    Grades: K-5 | 94 students
  • Salisbury Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6 Whittemore Rd.
    Salisbury, NH 03268
    (603) 648-2206

    Grades: K-5 | 78 students
  • Boscawen Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1 Best Ave.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603) 753-6512

    Grades: PK-5 | 253 students
  • Penacook Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    60 Village St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603) 753-4891

    Grades: PK-5 | 376 students
  • Loudon Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7039 School St.
    Loudon, NH 03307
    (603) 783-4400

    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
  • Merrimack Valley High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    106 Village St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603) 753-4311

    Grades: 9-12 | 832 students
  • Merrimack Valley Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14 Allen St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603) 753-6336

    Grades: 6-8 | 546 students
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