Nashua New Hampshire Public Schools

How to find the best schools in Nashua NH with Ratings, Rankings, Reading and Math Proficiency Ratings, Maps and more.

If you are looking to find the best school system for your children but do not know where do you start, then you have found the right place!

I have gathered some resources and compiled the info help you quickly pick the best Nashua Public Schools for your family. From elementary, middle and to the 2 Public High Schools in Nashua New Hampshire.

If you are looking for exactly what which schools that your neighborhood and street go to, or the potential home you are thinking about purchasing you can search by Nashua streets here. Just type in the street name and the search results tell you which elementary, middle and high school that neighborhood attends.

Below you will find rankings based out of all the public schools in NH, diversity scores, free and discounted lunch rates, maps of each school district, student to teach ratios, estimated student count and more. Starting with Elementary Schools let’s dive right in!

Nashua School District Vision, Mission and Values

Here is the vision, mission and values directly from the Nashua Board of Education.

Our Vision: The Nashua School District will be the model for excellence in public education for our students, staff and community.

Our Mission: The Nashua School District will educate the whole child to empower student success.

Our Values: The Nashua School District values a passion for learning and the importance of integrity, trust, respect, empathy and tenacity.

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Elementary Schools in Nashua NH

New Searles School District Map

New Searles School

This school is ranked #193 out of 454 schools in New Hampshire. This is based off combined math and reading proficiency testing data.

Has a student teacher ratio of 13:1

Approximately 376 students with a diversity score of B+ from Niche and a 15% free or reduced school lunch rate.

New Searles School Nashua NH
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    39 Shady Lane
    Nashua, NH 03062

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4409

Bicentennial School District Map

Bicentennial Elementary School

Coming in with the highest ranking for elementary schools in Nashua New Hampshire is the Bicentennial School. Ranked #67 out of all 454 public schools in NH. This elementary school lands in the Top 20%.

Has s student teacher ratio of 16:1

Approximately 617 students with a diversity score of A- and a 9% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Bicentennial Elementary School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    296 E. Dunstable Road
    Nashua, NH 03062

  • Contact

    (603) 966-1760

Main Dunstable Elementary School District Map

Main Dunstable Elementary School

Another Nashua elementary school ranking in the top 20% based off of proficiency and math ratings. Ranked #86 out of all 454 public schools in New Hampshire.

Has a student teacher ratio of 14:1

Approximately 470 students with a diversity score of A- and a 16% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Main Dunstable Elementary School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    20 Whitford Rd.
    Nashua, NH 03062

  • Contact

    (603) 966-2320

Charlotte Avenue Elementary School District Map

Charlotte Avenue Elementary School

Ranked #172 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire this school comes in with the best rating of all the elementary schools in Nashua.

Has a student teacher ratio of 14:1

Approximately 457 students with a diversity score of B+ and a 22% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Charlotte Avenue Elementary School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    48 Charlotte Ave.
    Nashua, NH 03064

  • Contact

    (603) 966-1940

Broad Street Elementary School District Map

Broad Street Elementary School

Ranked #256 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire this school comes in the bottom 50% of elementary schools in Nashua.

Has a student teacher ratio of 12:1

Approximately 350 students and ranks number 28 out of 293 for most diverse elementary school in New Hampshire and a score of B+. Has a 26% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Broad Street Elementary School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    390 Broad St
    Nashua, NH 03063

  • Contact

    (603) 882-2332

Sunset Heights Elementary School District Map

Sunset Heights Elementary School

Ranked #333 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a proficiency rating that comes in the bottom 50% of elementary schools in Nashua.

Has a student teacher ratio of 13:1

Approximately 390 students and has a diversity score of A-. Has a 37% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Sunset Heights Elementary School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    15 Osgood Road
    Nashua, NH 03060

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4349

Amherst Street School District Map

Amherst Street School Elementary

Ranked #428 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a proficiency rating that is very low (32% Reading and 27% Math) in the bottom 50% of elementary schools in Nashua.

Has a student teacher ratio of 10:1

Approximately 288 students and has a diversity score of A. Has a 74% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Amherst Street School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    71 Amherst St
    Nashua, NH 03064

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4389

Ledge Street Elementary School District Map

Ledge Street School Elementary

Ranked #440 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school also has a low proficiency rating (29% Reading and 25% Math) in the bottom 50% of elementary schools in Nashua.

Has a student teacher ratio of 12:1

Approximately 497 students and has a diversity score of A. Has a 73% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Ledge Street Elementary School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    139 Ledge St
    Nashua, NH 03064

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4348

Dr Norman W Crisp Elementary School District Map

Dr. Norman W. Crisp Elementary School

Ranked #405 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a low proficiency rating (37% Reading and 33% Math) in the bottom 50% of elementary schools in Nashua.

Has a student teacher ratio of 13:1

Approximately 440 students and has a diversity score of A. Has a 73% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Dr Norman W Crisp Elementary School
  • Grades

    PK-5

  • School Address

    50 Arlington St
    Nashua, NH 03060

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4395

Middle Schools in Nashua NH

Here we will go over the 3 middle schools in Nashua for grades 6-8. They are Fairgrounds Middle School, Pennichuck Middle School and Elm Street Middle School. Similarly to the elementary schools I will provide the ranking out of all public schools in NH, student teach ratio, photo gallery, student count and the free or reduced lunch rates.

While all the middle schools in Nashua could use a boost to math and reading proficiency rates Elm Street comes in at the best middle school in Nashua but is also the largest school with 1,072 students. Read on and lets take a deeper dive into these schools!

Pennichuck Middle School District Map

Pennichuck Middle School

Ranked #368 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a proficiency rating of 49% Reading and 34% Math.

Has a student teacher ratio of 12:1

Approximately 639 students and has a diversity score of A. Has a 47% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Pennichuck Middle School
  • Grades

    6-8

  • School Address

    207 Manchester St
    Nashua, NH 03064

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4413

Fairgrounds Middle School District Map

Fairgrounds Middle School

Ranked #394 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a proficiency rating of 44% Reading and 32% Math.

Has a student teacher ratio of 13:1

Approximately 702 students and has a diversity score of A. Has a 43% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Fairgrounds Middle School
  • Grades

    6-8

  • School Address

    27 Cleveland St
    Nashua, NH 03060

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4355

Elm Street Middle School District Map

Elm Street Middle School

Ranked #365 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a proficiency rating of 48% Reading and 35% Math.

Has a student teacher ratio of 12:1

Approximately 1,039 students and has a diversity score of A-. Has a 42% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Elm Street Middle School
  • Grades

    6-8

  • School Address

    117 Elm St
    Nashua, NH 03060

  • Contact

    (603) 594-4370

High Schools in Nashua NH

There are two public high schools in Nashua New Hampshire. They are Nashua North and Nashua South. Serving grades 9 though 12. The North high school is newer being built in 2004.  Nashua South ranks higher in Reading and Math Proficiency Rates while both rank very high in the state for college prep courses both falling in the top 15 for this category.

So read on and lets check out these 2 high schools!

Nashua High School North District Map

Nashua High School North

Ranked #309 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a proficiency rating of 60% Reading and 33% Math with an average graduation rate of 87%.

Has a student teacher ratio of 14:1

Approximately 1,664 students and has a diversity score of A-. Has a 40% free or reduced school lunch rate.

This high school is great for athletes, ranking #29 out of 133 public high schools in New Hampshire.

Also ranking as one of the best college prep high schools in NH at #15 out of 83 that offer college prep courses.

Nashua High School North
  • Grades

    9-12

  • School Address

    8 Titan Way
    Nashua, NH 03063

  • Contact

    (603) 966-2500

Nashua High School South District Map

Nashua High School South

Ranked #290 out of 454 public schools in New Hampshire. This school has a proficiency rating of 61% Reading and 38% Math with an average graduation rate of 88%.

Has a student teacher ratio of 13:1

Approximately 1,809 students and has a diversity score of A. Has a 34% free or reduced school lunch rate.

Overall out of all the public high schools in New Hampshire this school ranks #16 out of 87.

This high school ranks better for college prep high schools in NH at #8 out of 83 that offer college prep courses.

Nashua High School South
  • Grades

    9-12

  • School Address

    36 Riverside St
    Nashua, NH 03062

  • Contact

    (603) 966-1100

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