Prospect Mountain High School

  • Prospect Mountain High School serves 530 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NH average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 13%.
  • Prospect Mountain High School operates within the Prospect Mountain School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 530 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 530 students
Prospect Mountain High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Prospect Mountain High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Prospect Mountain High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Prospect Mountain High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Prospect Mountain High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Prospect Mountain High School Asian Students (2005-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Prospect Mountain High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Prospect Mountain High School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
95%
87%
Prospect Mountain High School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Prospect Mountain High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Prospect Mountain High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Prospect Mountain High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.15
Prospect Mountain High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
19%
24%
Prospect Mountain High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Prospect Mountain High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Prospect Mountain School District's student population of 530 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Prospect Mountain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 530 434
Prospect Mountain School District Students Managed (2005-2011)
Graduation Rate n/a 87%
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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