Newington Public School

133 Nimble Hill Rd.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Newington Public School serves 49 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Hampshire state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Newington Public School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Newington Public School's student population of 49 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Newington Public School is ranked within the top 30% of all 455 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Newington Public School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#109 out of 455 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
90%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.190.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newington Public School is Portsmouth High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marshwood Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eliot Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eliot Eliot Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 338 students
    2.3 miles
    1298 State Road
    Eliot, ME 03903
    (207) 439-9004
    2.3 PK-3 338
  • Portsmouth New Franklin School
    Grades: K-5 | 257 students
    3.3 miles
    1 Franklin Dr.
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    (603) 436-0910
    3.3 K-5 257
  • Eliot Marshwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 483 students
    3.4 miles
    626 H.l. Dow Highway
    Eliot, ME 03903
    (207) 439-1399
    3.4 6-8 483
  • Kittery Shapleigh School
    Grades: 4-8 | 421 students
    4.1 miles
    43 Stevenson Road
    Kittery, ME 03904
    (207) 439-2572
    4.1 4-8 421
  • Dover Garrison School
    Grades: K-4 | 441 students
    4.3 miles
    50 Garrison Rd.
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 516-6752
    4.3 K-4 441

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