Washburn School

35 Lake Auburn Ave

Auburn, ME 04210-6003

Tel: (207)784-5467
Grades: KG-6

263 students

Washburn School serves 263 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 8%.
Washburn School operates within the Auburn Department School District.

Overview

The student population of 263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 263 students
Washburn School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Washburn School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Washburn School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is more than the state average of 0.11. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ME) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Washburn School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Washburn School American Indian (1995-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Washburn School Asian (1994-2009)
Hispanic
1%
2%
Washburn School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
8%
3%
Washburn School Black (1994-2012)
White
87%
92%
Washburn School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Washburn School Sch Ethnicity Washburn School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.11
Washburn School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Washburn School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
1%
Washburn School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,120 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Auburn Department School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
1
Number of Students Managed 4,120 405
Auburn  Department School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $5 MM
Auburn  Department School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $6 MM
Auburn  Department School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,647 $13,007
Auburn  Department School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,260 $14,370
Auburn  Department School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Edward Little High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lewiston Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Avenue Elementary School (1 miles away)
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Androscoggin County, ME public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.00, which is lower than the Maine average of 0.11. The most diverse school district in Androscoggin County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maine or national school diversity statistics.