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James Mastricola Upper Elementary School

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Posted January 8, 2009

They hold kids to strict class and homework completion.
—Submitted by a parent


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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 73% in 2014.

281 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
82%

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
70%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 79% in 2014.

281 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
81%

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
77%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 62% in 2014.

280 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
58%

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
55%
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 70% in 2014.

311 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
72%

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
75%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 77% in 2014.

311 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
81%

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
85%

2011

 
 
82%
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 Students82%
Female83%
Male81%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic)n/a
Asian100%
Hispanic or Latino79%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)81%
Economically disadvantaged67%
Non-economically disadvantaged83%
Title I program (current)46%
With educational disability50%
Without educational disability87%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English81%
Non-migrant82%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a

Reading

All Students81%
Female87%
Male75%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic)n/a
Asian100%
Hispanic or Latino93%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)79%
Economically disadvantaged64%
Non-economically disadvantaged83%
Title I program (current)34%
With educational disability45%
Without educational disability87%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English81%
Non-migrant81%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a

Writing

All Students58%
Female69%
Male49%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic)n/a
Asian100%
Hispanic or Latino57%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)57%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Non-economically disadvantaged60%
Title I program (current)33%
With educational disability11%
Without educational disability67%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English59%
Non-migrant58%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/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

Math

All Students72%
Female75%
Male70%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic)60%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)72%
Economically disadvantaged54%
Non-economically disadvantaged74%
Title I program (current)n/a
With educational disability21%
Without educational disability82%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English73%
Non-migrant72%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a

Reading

All Students81%
Female88%
Male74%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic)80%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)81%
Economically disadvantaged77%
Non-economically disadvantaged82%
Title I program (current)n/a
With educational disability37%
Without educational disability89%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English82%
Non-migrant81%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 94% 89%
Hispanic 3% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Black 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 12%N/A26%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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26 Baboosic Lake Rd
Merrimack, NH 03054
Phone: (603) 424-6221

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