Derry school information

IndexDerryNew HampshireNational
Average Test Scores72%68%68%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools823479,235
Total private schools714424,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a407,965

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  • The average school test scores in Derry are 6% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Derry.
  • 89.4% of people in Derry have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.0% of people in Derry have completed high school.
  • 26.7% of people in Derry have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Derry

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  • Derry Early Education Program5 Hood Rd.Grades: PK - PKStudents: 85 · Ratio: 29:1n/a
  • Derry Village School28 S. Main St.Grades: KG - 05Students: 468 · Ratio: 14:173
  • East Derry Memorial Elementary School18 Dubeau Dr.Grades: KG - 05Students: 413 · Ratio: 12:182
  • Ernest P. Barka Elementary School21 Eastgate Rd.Grades: KG - 05Students: 577 · Ratio: 14:183
  • Gilbert H. Hood Middle School5 Hood Rd.Grades: 06 - 08Students: 807 · Ratio: 12:167
  • Grinnell School6 Grinnell Rd.Grades: KG - 05Students: 368 · Ratio: 12:163
  • Pinkerton Academy5 Pinkerton St.Grades: 09 - 12Students: 3,169 · Ratio: 14:158
  • South Range Elementary School1 Drury Ln.Grades: KG - 05Students: 398 · Ratio: 14:178
  • West Running Brook Middle School1 W. Running Brook Ln.Grades: 06 - 08Students: 566 · Ratio: 11:175

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Education level achieved in Derry

IndexDerryNew HampshireNational
Completed 8th grade89.4%89.3%83.8%
Completed high school89.0%88.0%82.4%
Completed some college58.7%62.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree37.1%44.0%37.2%
Completed bachelors26.7%34.4%29.3%
Completed masters8.6%12.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.7%3.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Derry (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hooksett, NH4,11282%21%
Goffstown, NH3,19773%7%
Amherst, NH49072%5%
Londonderry, NH10,63770%2%
Hudson, NH7,72570%2%
Derry, NH22,12972%6%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
South Elgin, IL22,12687%28%
South Holland, IL22,12376%12%
Ruston, LA22,14961%10%
Pelham, AL22,10689%30%
La Porte, IN22,15385%24%
Derry, NH22,12972%6%
Source: The Derry, NH education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.