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Revision as of 15:46, 9 June 2014

K-12 Education in New Hampshire
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Virginia Barry
Number of students: 191,900[1]
Number of teachers: 15,049
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:12.8
Number of school districts: 281
Number of schools: 477
Graduation rate: 86%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $13,224[3]
See also
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New Hampshire is home to 281 school districts, 477 schools and 191,900 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

State school administrators

Enrollment and spending

The following table displays the top ten New Hampshire school districts by total student enrollment, Academic Performance Index (API) scores, and per-pupil spending per Average Daily Membership in Attendance (ADM-A).[7][8]

Student enrollment Per-pupil spending per ADM-A
1.) Manchester 1.) Errol
2.) Nashua 2.) Newington
3.) Concord 3.) Nelson
4.) Londonderry 4.) Harrisville
5.) Rochester 5.) New Castle
6.) Bedford 6.) Pittsburg
7.) Salem 7.) Monroe
8.) Timberlane Regional 8.) Jackson
9.) Merrimack 9.) Freedom
10.) Hudson 10.) Moultonborough

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in New Hampshire as reported in the Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[9]

See also: Demographic information for all students in all 50 states

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in New Hampshire as reported in the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[10]

Demographic information for New Hampshire's K-12 public school system
Ethnicity Students State Percentage United States Percentage**
American Indian 612 0.32% 1.10%
Asian 5,443 2.84% 4.68%
African American 3,696 1.93% 15.68%
Hawaiian Nat./Pacific Isl. Students 115 0.06% 0.42%
Hispanic 7,429 3.87% 24.37%
White 171,011 89.11% 51.21%
Two or More 3,594 1.87% 2.54%
**Note: This is the percentage of all students in the United States that are reported to be of this ethnicity.

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: New Hampshire school board elections, 2014

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See also

External links

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References

  1. National Center for Education Statistics, "Table 2. Number of operating public schools and districts, state enrollment, teacher and pupil/teacher ratio by state: School year 2011–12," accessed March 18, 2014
  2. ED Data Express, "State Tables Report," accessed March 17, 2014 The site includes this disclaimer: "States converted to an adjusted cohort graduation rate [starting in the 2010-2011 school year], which may or may not be the same as the calculation they used in prior years. Due to the potential differences, caution should be used when comparing graduation rates across states."
  3. United States Census Bureau, "Public Education Finances: 2011," accessed March 18, 2014
  4. New Hampshire Department of Education, "Elementary and Secondary School Statistics, 2011-2013," accessed August 8, 2013
  5. New Hampshire Department of Education, "Commissioner's Office," accessed August 8, 2013
  6. New Hampshire Department of Education, "Membership & Duties," accessed August 8, 2013
  7. New Hampshire Department of Education, "Enrollments in New Hampshire Public Schools," accessed August 8, 2013
  8. New Hampshire Department of Education, "Cost Per Pupil by District, 2011-2012," accessed August 8, 2013
  9. United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, "Common Core of Data (CCD), State Nonfiscal Public Elementary/Secondary Education Survey, 2011-2012," accessed May 7, 2014
  10. United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, "Common Core of Data (CCD), State Nonfiscal Public Elementary/Secondary Education Survey, 2011-2012," accessed May 7, 2014