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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public preschools serving 629 students in Merrimack Valley School District. The top ranked public preschools in Merrimack Valley School District are Boscawen Elementary School and Penacook Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public preschools in Merrimack Valley School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the New Hampshire public pre school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in New Hampshire.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the New Hampshire public preschool average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

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 Schools2 Schools128 Schools
# of Students629 Students39,040 Students
# of Teachers48 Teachers3,143 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1

District Comparison

Merrimack Valley School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 75 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
0.160.25
# of American Indian Students1 Student77 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students15 Students1,122 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students15 Students2,035 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
5%
# of Black Students16 Students638 Students
% Black Students
3%
2%
# of White Students575 Students33,751 Students
% White Students
92%
86%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a45 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students7 Students1,372 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:463,878
# of Students in Kindergarten:1036,274
# of Students in 1st Grade:836,466
# of Students in 2nd Grade:955,815
# of Students in 3rd Grade:885,302
# of Students in 4th Grade:1095,173
# of Students in 5th Grade:1053,641
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 1,072
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 683
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 736
# of Students in 9th Grade: - -
# of Students in 10th Grade: - -
# of Students in 11th Grade: - -
# of Students in 12th Grade: - -
# 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 Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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
  • Rank: #22.
    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
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