South Meadow School



South Meadow School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Meadow School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 99
6 101
7 97
8 108
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Meadow School is a public elementary school located in Peterborough, NH in the Contoocook Valley School District. It enrolls 405 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 405
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 24

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South Meadow School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 228
(56%)
781
(54%)
 Female 177
(44%)
665
(46%)

South Meadow School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 385
(95%)
1,377
(95%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
23
(2%)
 Black 7
(2%)
18
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
17
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
8
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

South Meadow School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 299
(74%)
949
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 90
(22%)
391
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(4%)
106
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of South Meadow School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.2%) 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.

South Meadow School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 508
2006 513
2007 536
2008 499
2009 521
2010 488
2011 469
2012 441
2013 419
2014 387
2015 405

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 11.4
2007 11.9
2008 11.3
2009 11.6
2010 10.6
2011 10.4
2012 10.5
2013 10.5
2014 17.6
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15551181102362
2006 0.16179337231969
2007 0.15671641791045
2008 0.20240480961924
2009 0.23032629558541
2010 0.24590163934426
2011 0.25373134328358
2012 0.22675736961451
2013 0.2673031026253
2014 0.22739018087855
2015 0.26172839506173

Compare South Meadow School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,147.8% 11.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.2%
 
State Average 30.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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South Meadow School
Peterborough, NH
Public 05 - 08 405 16.9:1  
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Public KG - 04 66 11:1 7 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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