120 Main St.
Plaistow, NH 03865
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Pollard Elementary School serves 467 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Pollard Elementary 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is equal to the New Hampshire state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pollard Elementary School's student population of 467 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Pollard Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pollard Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#281 out of 455 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pollard Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pollard Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
93%
86%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pollard Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score
0.13
This chart display the diversity score of Pollard Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
22%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pollard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pollard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 467 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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