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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public preschool managed by Rochester School District serving 324 students in Rochester, New Hampshire.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

Rochester School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Rochester East Rochester School
    773 Portland St.
    Rochester, NH 03868
    (603)332-2146

    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students

Overview

School District NameRochester School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,252 students
# of Teachers338 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students2,125 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,127 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.18
# of American Indian Students8 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students63 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students128 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students50 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,837 students
% White Students
90%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students165 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:81
# of Students in Kindergarten:313
# of Students in 1st Grade:282
# of Students in 2nd Grade:332
# of Students in 3rd Grade:282
# of Students in 4th Grade:309
# of Students in 5th Grade:334
# of Students in 6th Grade:302
# of Students in 7th Grade:277
# of Students in 8th Grade:309
# of Students in 9th Grade:394
# of Students in 10th Grade:376
# of Students in 11th Grade:355
# of Students in 12th Grade:306
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Rochester 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 83% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rochester 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)
48%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rochester 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 Rate
83%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Rochester 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 $14,380 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 $13,562 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$62 MM$11 MM
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Spending$58 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Rochester School District and average spending for each school distric in NH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,380$25,273
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Spending / Student$13,562$25,145
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rochester 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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Rochester School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.18, which is higher than the New Hampshire average of 0.16. The most diverse school in the district is William Allen School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Hampshire or national school diversity statistics.