Main Dunstable School



Main Dunstable School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Main Dunstable School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 74
2 107
3 84
4 99
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Main Dunstable School is a public elementary school located in Nashua, NH in the Nashua School District. It enrolls 513 students in grades 1st through 12th. Main Dunstable School is the 28th largest public school in New Hampshire and the 20,694th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 513
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34

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Main Dunstable School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 278
(54%)
4,033
(52%)
 Female 235
(46%)
3,762
(48%)

Main Dunstable School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 316
(62%)
4,710
(60%)
 Asian 149
(29%)
675
(9%)
 Hispanic 32
(6%)
1,786
(23%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
356
(5%)
 Black 1
(0%)
252
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Main Dunstable School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 438
(85%)
4,387
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 67
(13%)
2,990
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(2%)
418
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 289 ranked schools in New Hampshire, Main Dunstable School is ranked 128th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Main Dunstable School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.6%) is 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.

Main Dunstable School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 575
2006 554
2007 542
2008 555
2009 577
2010 566
2011 536
2012 565
2013 544
2014 524
2015 513

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 17.5
2007 17.5
2008 17.2
2009 16.8
2010 17.6
2011 16
2012 16.9
2013 16
2014 15.4
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10434782608696
2006 0.11191335740072
2007 0.090405904059041
2008 0.1045045045045
2009 0.11265164644714
2010 0.10600706713781
2011 0.11567164179104
2012 0.15044247787611
2013 0.13051470588235
2014 0.15458015267176
2015 0.14619883040936

Compare Main Dunstable School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,147.8% 11.5:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.6%
 
State Average 30.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 513 15.1:1  
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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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