Pollard Elementary School

  • Pollard Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pollard Elementary 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 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 13%.

School Overview

  • Pollard Elementary School's student population of 474 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students474 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Pollard Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pollard Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 457 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pollard Elementary School is 0.10, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank
25%
36%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pollard 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pollard 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pollard Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
5%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
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
95%
87%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pollard Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.100.16
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 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
24%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTimberlane Regional School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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