Northwest Elementary School



Northwest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 130
1 139
2 124
3 96
4 88
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Manchester, NH in the Manchester School District. It enrolls 667 students in grades 1st through 12th. Northwest Elementary School is the 5th largest public school in New Hampshire and the 9,212th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 667
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.2

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Northwest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 338
(51%)
4,828
(49%)
 Male 329
(49%)
5,062
(51%)

Northwest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 443
(66%)
6,282
(64%)
 Hispanic 105
(16%)
1,645
(17%)
 Two or More 55
(8%)
657
(7%)
 Black 41
(6%)
784
(8%)
 Asian 22
(3%)
485
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

Northwest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 329
(49%)
4,906
(50%)
 Not Eligible 292
(44%)
4,394
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(7%)
590
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 281 ranked schools in New Hampshire, Northwest Elementary School is ranked 6th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 29.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Northwest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 676
2006 668
2007 643
2008 633
2009 663
2010 678
2011 640
2012 667

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.1
2007 13.6
2008 12.9
2009 14.8
2010 15.9
2011 14.8
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37278106508876
2006 0.40718562874251
2007 0.41835147744946
2008 0.50236966824645
2009 0.48717948717949
2010 0.53834808259587
2011 0.5625
2012 0.56221889055472

Compare Northwest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,155.6% 11.6:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 29.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.2%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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