Chester Academy School

Serves grades PK - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
22 Murphy Dr.
Chester, NH 03036
Phone
(603) 887-3621
District
CHESTER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
499
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Hampshire

4

(10 is best)

Better than 33.1% of NH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Chester Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
34%
54%
34%
51%
34%
57%
34%
54%
34%
51%
34%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
39%
53%
44%
55%
34%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
34%
50%
44%
57%
24%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
62%
50%
57%
55%
67%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
64%
50%
64%
55%
64%
45%
64%
50%
64%
55%
64%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
47%
42%
51%
27%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 16 3.2%
Kindergarten 45 9.0%
Grade 1 50 10.0%
Grade 2 44 8.8%
Grade 3 53 10.6%
Grade 4 56 11.2%
Grade 5 57 11.4%
Grade 6 55 11.0%
Grade 7 69 13.8%
Grade 8 54 10.8%
Total 499 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.7% 93.7% 87.6%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 2.2%
Hispanic 3.7% 3.7% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 2.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.6% 5.6% 24.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 4.8% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 0.8% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,129 1,359,711
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 196.9 151
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 4.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 17.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.4% 30.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 35.3% 30.0%
65 OR OLDER 12.4% 17.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,687 532,037
Single Parent Households With Children 6.7% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.7% 93.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.1% 37.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 46.2% 18.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.9% 18.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.7% 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.2% 17.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.4% 14.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.9% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 0.7% 6.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,633 $4,325,000 36.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,162 $582,000 4.9%
Staff $573 $287,000 2.4%
General Administration $992 $497,000 4.2%
School Administration $818 $410,000 3.5%
Operation $1,100 $551,000 4.7%
Transportation $1,210 $606,000 5.1%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $5,854 $2,933,000 24.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,036 $4,527,000 38.4%
Total Expenditures $23,523 $11,785,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,246 $1,811,479,000 55.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,307 $231,172,000 7.0%
Staff $537 $94,994,000 2.9%
General Administration $591 $104,571,000 3.2%
School Administration $950 $168,006,000 5.1%
Operation $1,345 $237,879,000 7.2%
Transportation $750 $132,537,000 4.0%
Other $222 $39,269,000 1.2%
Total Support $5,704 $1,008,428,000 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,637 $466,289,000 14.2%
Total Expenditures $18,587 $3,286,196,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%