Rye Junior High School

501 Washington Rd.
Rye, NH 03870
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rye Junior High School serves 132 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher 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 70-74% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Rye Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Rye Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

Rye Junior High School's student population of 132 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Rye Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Rye Junior High School is 0.15, 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
#69 out of 455 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
92%
86%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.150.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRye School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rye Junior High School is Portsmouth High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Greenland Central School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rye Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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