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==Quick facts==
==Quick facts==
===State school administrators===
===State school administrators===
*[[New Hampshire Commissioner of Education|Commissioner of Education]]: Dr. [[Virginia Barry]]<ref>[http://www.education.nh.gov/commissioner/index.htm ''New Hampshire Department of Education,'' "Commissioner's Office," accessed August 8, 2013]</ref>
*[[New Hampshire Department of Education|State Board of Education]]<ref>[http://www.education.nh.gov/state_board/membership.htm ''New Hampshire Department of Education,'' "Membership & Duties," accessed June 13, 2014]</ref>
*State Board of Education:<ref>[http://www.education.nh.gov/state_board/membership.htm ''New Hampshire Department of Education,'' "Membership & Duties," accessed August 8, 2013]</ref>
**Tom Raffio, ''Chairman, District 4''
**Tom Raffio, ''Chairman''
**Gregory Odell, ''District 1''
**Cindy C. Chagnon
**Emma Rous, ''District 2''
**Gary Groleau
**Bill Duncan, ''District 3''
**Helen G. Honorow
**Helen G. Honorow, ''District 5''
**Gregory Odell
**Cindy C. Chagnon, ''At-Large''
**Emma Rous
**Gary Groleau, ''At-Large''
**James C. Schubert
===Enrollment and spending===
===Enrollment and spending===

Revision as of 11:28, 13 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
New Hampshire Department of EducationList of school districts in New HampshireNew HampshireSchool boards portal
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Education policy project
Public education in the United States
Public education in New Hampshire
Glossary of education terms
Note: The statistics on this page are mainly from government sources, including the U.S. Census Bureau and the National Center for Education Statistics. Figures given are the most recent as of June 2014, with school years noted in the text or footnotes.

New Hampshire is home to 281 school districts, 477 schools and 191,900 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education[5]
    • Tom Raffio, Chairman, District 4
    • Gregory Odell, District 1
    • Emma Rous, District 2
    • Bill Duncan, District 3
    • Helen G. Honorow, District 5
    • Cindy C. Chagnon, At-Large
    • Gary Groleau, At-Large

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).[6][7]

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


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.[8]

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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