Pelham Memorial School

59 Marsh Rd.
Pelham, NH 03076
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pelham Memorial School serves 479 students in grades 6-8.
Pelham Memorial School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pelham Memorial School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Pelham Memorial School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Pelham Memorial 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
#287 out of 455 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
90%
86%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.190.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePelham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pelham Memorial School is Pelham High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Windham Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pelham Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pelham Pelham Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 784 students
    0.1 miles
    61 Marsh Rd.
    Pelham, NH 03076
    (603) 635-8875
    0.1 PK-5 784
  • Pelham Pelham High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 651 students
    0.2 miles
    85 Marsh Rd.
    Pelham, NH 03076
    (603) 635-2115
    0.2 9-12 651
  • Windham Golden Brook Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 580 students
    3.5 miles
    112b Lowell Rd.
    Windham, NH 03087
    (603) 898-9586
    3.5 PK-2 580
  • Windham Windham Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 776 students
    3.5 miles
    112a Lowell Rd.
    Windham, NH 03087
    (603) 893-2636
    3.5 6-8 776
  • Dracut Brookside Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
    3.6 miles
    1560 Lakeview Avenue
    Dracut, MA 01826
    (978) 957-0716
    3.6 K-5 457

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