Newington Public School

133 Nimble Hill Rd.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Newington Public School serves 51 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Newington Public School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (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 ≥80% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 17% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 51 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Newington Public School's student population of 51 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
51 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Newington Public School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Newington Public School is 0.15, which is less 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
#18 out of 456 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
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7%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
92%
83%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch (20-21)
4%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Newington Public School's ranking?
Newington Public School is ranked #18 out of 456 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in New Hampshire.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% NH state average), while ≥80% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NH state average).
How many students attend Newington Public School?
51 students attend Newington Public School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Newington Public School students are White, and 8% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Newington Public School?
Newington Public School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 11:1.
What grades does Newington Public School offer ?
Newington Public School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Newington Public School part of?
Newington Public School is part of Newington School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 51 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

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