Ernest P. Barka Elementary School



Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 83
2 95
3 106
4 102
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ernest P. Barka Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Derry, NH in the Derry School District. It enrolls 548 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ernest P. Barka Elementary School is the 19th largest public school in New Hampshire and the 17,664th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 548
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.5

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Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 282
(51%)
1,693
(49%)
 Male 266
(49%)
1,784
(51%)

Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 416
(76%)
2,960
(85%)
 Hispanic 97
(18%)
229
(7%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
173
(5%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
54
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
47
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 402
(73%)
2,590
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 125
(23%)
687
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
200
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 289 ranked schools in New Hampshire, Ernest P. Barka Elementary School is ranked 59th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ernest P. Barka Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 30.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Ernest P. Barka Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 602
2006 561
2007 542
2008 573
2009 600
2010 577
2011 559
2012 613
2013 597
2014 585
2015 548

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 13
2007 12.8
2008 14.1
2009 14.7
2010 13.9
2011 14.7
2012 16.4
2013 15.7
2014 15.3
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15614617940199
2006 0.19429590017825
2007 0.15682656826568
2008 0.17452006980803
2009 0.22333333333333
2010 0.24610051993068
2011 0.20751341681574
2012 0.22185970636215
2013 0.25628140703518
2014 0.27008547008547
2015 0.26642335766423

Compare Ernest P. Barka Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,147.8% 11.5:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.6%
 
State Average 30.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ernest P. Barka Elementary School
Derry, NH
Public KG - 05 548 15:1  
Gilbert H. Hood Middle School
Derry, NH
Public 06 - 08 705 13.5:1 2 miles
Derry Village School
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Public KG - 05 469 15.1:1 2 miles
St Thomas Aquinas School
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Private PK - 08 181 12:1 2 miles
Grinnell School
Derry, NH
Public KG - 05 397 13.9:1 2 miles
Derry Early Education Program
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Public PK - KG 96 32:1 2 miles
The Circle of Friends School
Derry, NH
Private PK - KG 53 26:1 3 miles
West Running Brook Middle School
Derry, NH
Public 06 - 08 523 12.2:1 3 miles
South Range Elementary School
Derry, NH
Public KG - 05 335 12.7:1 3 miles
East Derry Memorial Elementary School
Derry, NH
Public KG - 05 404 15:1 4 miles
World of Discovery
Londonderry, NH
Private PK - KG 90 2:1 4 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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