New Searles School

39 Shady Ln.
Nashua, NH 03062
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
New Searles School serves 312 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
New Searles School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Hampshire state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 17% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 312 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

New Searles School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

New Searles School's student population of 312 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

New Searles School is ranked within the top 30% of all 456 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of New Searles School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#115 out of 456 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
7%
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Black
4%
2%
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White
66%
83%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is New Searles School's ranking?
New Searles School is ranked #115 out of 456 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New Hampshire.
What schools are New Searles School often compared to?
New Searles Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bicentennial Elementary School, Main Dunstable School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% NH state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NH state average).
How many students attend New Searles School?
312 students attend New Searles School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of New Searles School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of New Searles School?
New Searles School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 11:1.
What grades does New Searles School offer ?
New Searles School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is New Searles School part of?
New Searles School is part of Nashua School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 312 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

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