William T. Barron Elementary School

  • William T. Barron Elementary School serves 391 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher 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 60% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • William T. Barron Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Hampshire for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 15%.

Top Placements

William T. Barron Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

  • William T. Barron Elementary School's student population of 391 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William T. Barron Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 454 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William T. Barron Elementary School is 0.29, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#181 out of 454 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
6%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
84%
85%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.290.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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