District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Derry School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

Students at many of the schools in this district are making about the same academic progress as the state average.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Derry School District

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Current student
December 07, 2022
This school is obviously trying to cover up the fact they are a terrible school with mushy stuff that the students really don't like for example in special education the school gets only one qualified... More
Parent / Guardian
August 14, 2022
Amazing teachers and support. Our child was identified with a learning disability quickly and got the help we needed immediately
Parent / Guardian
June 16, 2022
Terrible place. Looking at older reviews it seems this used to be a happier place but after 3 years I can confirm it no longer is. The teachers here seem to feel empowered to bully kids for minor... More
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