Exeter school information

IndexExeterNew HampshireNational
Average Test Scores54%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools523479,221
Total private schools414424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a407,963
The Exeter, NH educational system consists of 5 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Exeter public schools have average test scores of 54% which is 5% higher than than the New Hampshire average and 11% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Exeter public schools is 13:1, compared to 13:1 in New Hampshire and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.2% have completed high school, 41.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Exeter are 11% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Exeter.
  • 92.4% of people in Exeter have completed 8th grade.
  • 91.2% of people in Exeter have completed high school.
  • 41.5% of people in Exeter have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Exeter

IndexExeterNew HampshireNational
Completed 8th grade92.4%89.5%84.3%
Completed high school91.2%88.4%83.0%
Completed some college70.9%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree51.8%45.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.5%35.5%30.3%
Completed masters19.0%13.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.8%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.4%1.3%

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

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Newburyport, MA17,83777%57%
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Portsmouth, NH21,45867%37%
Newfields, NH32367%36%
Exeter, NH9,02254%11%

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Exeter, NH9,02254%11%
Source: The Exeter, 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.