Somersworth Middle School

  • Somersworth Middle School serves 337 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

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School Overview

  • Somersworth Middle School's student population of 337 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somersworth Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somersworth Middle School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#409 out of 457 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somersworth Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somersworth Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
6%
2%
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White
77%
86%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somersworth Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.400.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somersworth Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomersworth School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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