Chelsea Elementary School

Tel: (207)582-2214
Grades: PK-8

238 students

Chelsea Elementary School serves 238 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the ME average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Chelsea Elementary School operates within the Rsu 12 School District.

Overview

The student population of 238 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 238 students
Chelsea Elementary School Total Students (2010-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Chelsea Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Chelsea Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 10:1 11:1
Chelsea Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
White
98%
92%
Chelsea Elementary School White (2010-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
33%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Chelsea Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Chelsea Elementary 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.
0.04 0.11
Chelsea Elementary School Diversity Score (2010-2013)
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.
45%
38%
Chelsea Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Chelsea Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 238 students has decreased by 37% over five years.
School District Name Rsu 12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 238 511
Rsu 12 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $5 MM
District Spending $5 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,789 $13,007
Rsu 12 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,276 $14,370
Rsu 12 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Capital Area Technical Center (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hall-dale Middle School (5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Farrington School (3.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AugustaFarrington School
    249 Eastern Ave
    AugustaME 04330
    (207)626-2480
    3.6 mi | 383 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • AugustaCapital Area Technical Center
    Vocational School
    40 Pierce Dr
    AugustaME 04330
    (207)626-2475
    Vocational School

    3.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AugustaCony High School
    60 Pierce Dr
    AugustaME 04330
    (207)626-2460
    3.9 mi | 945 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • RandolphTeresa C Hamlin Elementary School
    17 School St
    RandolphME 04346
    (207)582-4252
    4.1 mi | 109 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GardinerPittston Consolidated School
    1023 School St
    GardinerME 04345
    (207)582-6268
    4.3 mi | 185 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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