Plainfield Elementary School

  • Plainfield Elementary School serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

Top Placements

Plainfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

  • Plainfield Elementary School's student population of 197 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plainfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plainfield Elementary School is 0.24, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.16. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#74 out of 457 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Plainfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plainfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
87%
86%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plainfield Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.240.16
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plainfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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