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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Merrimack Valley School District serving 2,484 students in Concord, New Hampshire.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

Merrimack Valley School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Concord Boscawen Elementary School
    1 Best Ave.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603)753-6512

    Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
  • Loudon Loudon Elementary School
    7039 School St.
    Loudon, NH 03307
    (603)783-4400

    Grades: K-5 | 283 students
  • Concord Merrimack Valley High School
    106 Village St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603)753-4311

    Grades: 9-12 | 840 students
  • Concord Merrimack Valley Middle School
    14 Allen St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603)753-6336

    Grades: 6-8 | 573 students
  • Concord Penacook Elementary School
    60 Village St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603)753-4891

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • Salisbury Salisbury Elementary School
    6 Whittemore Rd.
    Salisbury, NH 03268
    (603)648-2206

    Grades: K-5 | 75 students
  • Concord Webster Elementary School
    936 Battle St.
    Concord, NH 03303
    (603)648-2467

    Grades: K-5 | 95 students

Overview

School District NameMerrimack Valley School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,484 students
# of Teachers184 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,294 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students1,190 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.07
# of American Indian Students9 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students19 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students33 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students34 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students2,385 students
% White Students
96%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students2 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:56
# of Students in Kindergarten:147
# of Students in 1st Grade:162
# of Students in 2nd Grade:159
# of Students in 3rd Grade:181
# of Students in 4th Grade:194
# of Students in 5th Grade:172
# of Students in 6th Grade:181
# of Students in 7th Grade:190
# of Students in 8th Grade:202
# of Students in 9th Grade:205
# of Students in 10th Grade:227
# of Students in 11th Grade:196
# of Students in 12th Grade:212
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Merrimack Valley School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 182 school districts in New Hampshire (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
59%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
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 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,318 in this school district is less than the state average of $25,273. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,994 is less than the state average of $25,145. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NH)
Total Revenue$37 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Merrimack Valley School District and average revenue for each school distric in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$34 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Merrimack Valley School District and average spending for each school distric in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,318$25,273
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Merrimack Valley School District and average revenue per public school student in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,994$25,145
This chart display average spending per public school student in Merrimack Valley School District and average spending per public school student in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Merrimack Valley School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.07, which is lower than the New Hampshire average of 0.16. The most diverse school in the district is Penacook Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Hampshire or national school diversity statistics.