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Canaan Elementary School

Public | PK-4 | 279 students

 

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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 70% in 2014.

53 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
90%

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
84%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 77% in 2014.

53 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
97%

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
77%

2011

 
 
91%
Scale: % achievement level 3 or 4

About the tests


In 2013-2014 New Hampshire used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Hampshire. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficiency level 3.

Source: New Hampshire Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 73% in 2014.

39 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
95%

2013

 
 
96%

2012

 
 
98%

2011

 
 
88%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 75% in 2014.

39 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
87%

2013

 
 
96%

2012

 
 
90%

2011

 
 
96%
Science

The state average for Science was 53% in 2012.

47 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
81%
Scale: % achievement level 3 or 4

About the tests


In 2013-2014 New Hampshire used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Hampshire. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficiency level 3.

Source: New Hampshire Department of Education

Math

All Students90%
Female96%
Male85%
Black or African American (not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
White (not Hispanic)92%
Economically disadvantaged82%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Title I program (current)n/a
With educational disability70%
Without educational disability95%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English90%
Not migrant90%

Reading

All Students97%
Female96%
Male97%
Black or African American (not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
White (not Hispanic)96%
Economically disadvantaged94%
Not economically disadvantaged97%
Title I program (current)n/a
With educational disability90%
Without educational disability98%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English97%
Not migrant97%
Scale: % achievement level 3 or 4

About the tests


In 2013-2014 New Hampshire used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Hampshire. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficiency level 3.

The different student groups are identified by the New Hampshire Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Hampshire Department of Education

Math

All Students95%
Female92%
Male100%
Black or African American (not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (not Hispanic)97%
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Not economically disadvantaged94%
Title I program (current)n/a
With educational disabilityn/a
Without educational disability100%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English95%
Not migrant95%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a

Reading

All Students87%
Female84%
Male93%
Black or African American (not Hispanic)n/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (not Hispanic)86%
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Not economically disadvantaged90%
Title I program (current)n/a
With educational disabilityn/a
Without educational disability91%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English86%
Not migrant87%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Scale: % achievement level 3 or 4

About the tests


In 2013-2014 New Hampshire used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Hampshire. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficiency level 3.

The different student groups are identified by the New Hampshire Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Hampshire Department of Education

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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2013-2014 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 95% 89%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Hispanic 1% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Black 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 31%N/A26%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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31 School St
Canaan, NH 03741
Phone: (603) 523-4312

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