Morse High School

Tel: (207)443-8250
Grades: 9-12

650 students

Morse High School serves 650 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Morse High School operates within the Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District.

Overview

The student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 650 students
Morse High School Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Morse High School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2012)
Students by Grade Morse High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ME) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
Morse High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Morse High School Asian (2009-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Morse High School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
1%
3%
Morse High School Black (2009-2012)
White
96%
92%
Morse High School White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Morse High School Sch Ethnicity Morse High 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.
0.08 0.15
Morse High School Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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%
Morse High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
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%
Morse High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,681 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,681 408
Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2008)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District Graduation Rate (1994-2007)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $5 MM
Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $28 MM $6 MM
Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,300 $13,007
Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District Revenue / Student (1990-2008)
District Spending / Student $16,888 $14,370
Rsu 01 - Lkrsu School District Spending / Student (1990-2008)
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 Bath Regional Vocational Center (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bath Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dike-newell School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bath Bath Regional Vocational Center
    Vocational School
    800 High St
    Bath , ME , 04530
    (207)443-8257
    Vocational School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bath Dike-newell School
    3 Wright Dr
    Bath , ME , 04530
    (207)443-8285
    0.5  mi  |  314  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Bath Fisher-mitchell School
    597 High St
    Bath , ME , 04530
    (207)443-8265
    0.6  mi  |  228  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Bath Bath Middle School
    6 Old Brunswick Rd
    Bath , ME , 04530
    (207)443-8270
    0.6  mi  |  384  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • West Bath West Bath School
    126 New Meadows Rd
    West Bath , ME , 04530
    (207)443-9145
    2.1  mi  |  141  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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