Sarah Porter School

111 Village Rd.
Alstead, NH 03602
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Sarah Porter School serves 16 students in grades 1-4.
Sarah Porter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 17% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-4
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NH
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sarah Porter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

Sarah Porter School's student population of 16 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-4
Total Students
16 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Sarah Porter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 456 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sarah Porter School is 0.33, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#176 out of 456 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
81%
83%
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Hawaiian
6%
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
13%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sarah Porter School's ranking?
Sarah Porter School is ranked #176 out of 456 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New Hampshire.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% NH state average), while ≥50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NH state average).
How many students attend Sarah Porter School?
16 students attend Sarah Porter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Sarah Porter School students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sarah Porter School?
Sarah Porter School has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 11:1.
What grades does Sarah Porter School offer ?
Sarah Porter School offers enrollment in grades 1-4
What school district is Sarah Porter School part of?
Sarah Porter School is part of Fall Mountain Regional School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-4
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NH Dept. of Education

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