Nashua School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 11,072 students in Nashua 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 Nashua School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the New Hampshire public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Nashua School District are Main Dunstable School, Bicentennial Elementary School and New Searles School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Nashua School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Hampshire.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Hampshire public school average of 15% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Nashua 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
Nashua School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NH)
# Schools
19 Schools
497 Schools
# Students
11,072 Students
178,513 Students
# Teachers
848 Teachers
14,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Nashua 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 84% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NH)
Overall District Rank
#150 out of 187 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Nashua   School District, with the latest 2018-19 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 Nashua   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)
46%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nashua   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
84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nashua   School District and public school graduation rate of NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.27
# American Indian Students
14 Students
465 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,034 Students
5,932 Students
% Asian Students
9%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,633 Students
9,951 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
6%
# Black Students
393 Students
3,596 Students
% Black Students
3%
2%
# White Students
6,489 Students
152,571 Students
% White Students
59%
86%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
166 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
505 Students
5,838 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
276
3,878
# Students in K Grade:
749
11,414
# Students in 1st Grade:
766
12,735
# Students in 2nd Grade:
819
12,491
# Students in 3rd Grade:
813
12,977
# Students in 4th Grade:
921
13,434
# Students in 5th Grade:
875
13,656
# Students in 6th Grade:
793
13,755
# Students in 7th Grade:
765
13,844
# Students in 8th Grade:
822
14,162
# Students in 9th Grade:
965
14,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
986
14,409
# Students in 11th Grade:
787
13,617
# Students in 12th Grade:
735
13,266
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,604 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 $14,856 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
$173 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nashua   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
$165 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Nashua   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
$15,604
$29,046
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nashua   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
$14,856
$28,345
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nashua   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 Nashua School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Main Dunstable School
Math: 72% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
20 Whitford Rd.
Nashua, NH 03062
(603) 594-4400
Grades: K-5
| 470 students
Rank: #22.
Bicentennial Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
296 E. Dunstable Rd.
Nashua, NH 03062
(603) 594-4382
Grades: PK-5
| 617 students
Rank: #33.
New Searles School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
39 Shady Ln.
Nashua, NH 03062
(603) 594-4409
Grades: PK-5
| 376 students
Rank: #44.
Charlotte Ave Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
48 Charlotte Ave.
Nashua, NH 03064
(603) 594-4334
Grades: K-5
| 457 students
Rank: #55.
Broad Street Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
390 Broad St.
Nashua, NH 03063
(603) 594-4404
Grades: PK-5
| 350 students
Rank: #66.
Sunset Heights School
Math: 51% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
15 Osgood Rd.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 594-4387
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #77.
Nashua High School North
Math: 34% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8 Titan Way
Nashua, NH 03063
(603) 589-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,664 students
Rank: #88.
Nashua High School South
Math: 34% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
36 Riverside Dr.
Nashua, NH 03062
(603) 589-4311
Grades: 9-12
| 1,809 students
Rank: #99.
Birch Hill Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
17 Birch Hill Dr.
Nashua, NH 03063
(603) 594-4340
Grades: K-5
| 402 students
Rank: #1010.
Amherst Street School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
71 Amherst St.
Nashua, NH 03064
(603) 594-4385
Grades: K-5
| 288 students
Rank: #1111.
Fairgrounds Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
37 Blanchard St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 594-4318
Grades: K-5
| 520 students
Rank: #1212.
Pennichuck Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
207 Manchester St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 594-4308
Grades: 6-8
| 639 students
Rank: #1313.
Elm Street Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
117 Elm St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 594-4322
Grades: 6-8
| 1,039 students
Rank: #1414.
Fairgrounds Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
27 Cleveland St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 594-4393
Grades: 6-8
| 702 students
Rank: #1515.
Mt. Pleasant School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
10 Manchester St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 594-4331
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: #1616.
Ledge Street School
Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
139 Ledge St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 966-2280
Grades: K-5
| 497 students
Rank: #1717.
Dr. Norman W. Crisp School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Arlington St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 594-4390
Grades: PK-5
| 440 students
One Concord St
Nashua, NH 03064
(603) 889-5900
Grades: PK
| 45 students
36 Riverside Dr.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 589-8561
Grades: PK
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Nashua School District
  • 141 Ledge St., Nashua, NH, 03061-0687
  • (603) 966-1000
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 11,072 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in NH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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