Sumner Memorial High School

Grades: 9-12

234 students

Sumner Memorial High School serves 234 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the ME average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Sumner Memorial High School operates within the Rsu 24 School District.

Overview

The student population of 234 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 234 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 9:1 11:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
2%
White
94%
92%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.12 0.11
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.
47%
38%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 234 students has decreased by 27% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,936 is higher than the state average of $13,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,139 is higher than the state average of $14,370. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Rsu 24 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 234 511
Graduation Rate n/a% 83%
District Total Revenue $5 MM $5 MM
District Spending $4 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,936 $13,007
District Spending / Student $16,139 $14,370
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 Mt Desert Island High School (12.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Holbrook School (27.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View School (3.4 miles away)
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