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60%
  • East Derry Memorial Elementary School
  • 18 Dubeau Dr., Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 383
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
56%
  • Derry Village School
  • 28 S. Main St., Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 438
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
56%
  • Pinkerton Academy
  • 5 Pinkerton St., Derry
  • Pinkerton Academy School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,134
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
52%
  • South Range Elementary School
  • 1 Drury Ln., Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 347
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
51%
  • West Running Brook Middle School
  • 1 W. Running Brook Ln., Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 549
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
47%
  • Ernest P. Barka Elementary School
  • 21 Eastgate Rd., Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 585
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
43%
  • Grinnell School
  • 6 Grinnell Rd., Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 394
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
41%
  • Gilbert H. Hood Middle School
  • 5 Hood Rd., Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 690
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • Derry Early Education Program
  • 5 Hood Road, Derry
  • Derry School District
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 92
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
n/a
  • Next Charter School
  • 5 Hood Road, Derry
  • Next Charter School District
  • Grades: 9 - 11 · Students: 46
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
n/a
  • Granite State Arts Academy Charter School
  • 16 Route 111, Derry
  • Granite State Arts Academy Charter School
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 57
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Derry school information

IndexDerryNew HampshireNational
Average Test Scores50%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools823479,221
Total private schools714424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a407,963
The Derry, NH educational system consists of 8 public schools, 7 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Derry public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 3% lower than than the New Hampshire average and 3% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Derry public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in New Hampshire and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.2% have completed high school, 25.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Derry

IndexDerryNew HampshireNational
Completed 8th grade88.6%89.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.2%88.4%83.0%
Completed some college59.3%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.9%45.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.5%35.5%30.3%
Completed masters7.8%13.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.4%1.3%

Derry, NH School Districts

Derry School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 7 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Derry. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Derry, NH schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Derry, NH, an average of 88.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Derry schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Derry, NH schools.

Source: The Derry, NH education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.