Etna-dixmont School

2100 Dixmont Rd,

Etna, ME, 04434

Tel: (207)234-2491
Grades: PK-8

241 students

Etna-dixmont School serves 241 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Etna-dixmont School operates within the Rsu 19 School District.

Overview

The student population of 241 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 241 students
Etna-dixmont School Total Students (2010-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Etna-dixmont School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade Etna-dixmont 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 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ME) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Etna-dixmont School Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
Etna-dixmont School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Etna-dixmont School Black (2010-2012)
White
94%
92%
Etna-dixmont School White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Etna-dixmont School Sch Ethnicity Etna-dixmont 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.
0.12 0.25
Etna-dixmont School Diversity Score (2010-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Etna-dixmont School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2012)
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%
Etna-dixmont School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 241 students has decreased by 43% over five years.
School District Name Rsu 19 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 241 394
Rsu 19 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM n/a
Rsu 19 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM n/a
Rsu 19 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,242 $0
Rsu 19 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,265 $0
Rsu 19 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 Hermon High School (10.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Caravel Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carmel Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Carmel Carmel Elementary School
    50 Plymouth Rd
    Carmel , ME , 04419
    (207)848-3383
    4.2  mi  |  210  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Newburgh Newburgh Elementary School
    2220 Western Ave
    Newburgh , ME , 04444
    (207)234-2781
    5.9  mi  |  34  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Carmel Caravel Middle School
    520 Irish Rd
    Carmel , ME , 04419
    (207)848-3615
    6.2  mi  |  209  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Levant Suzanne M Smith Elementary School
    169 South Levant Rd
    Levant , ME , 04456
    (207)884-7444
    9.7  mi  |  251  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Monroe Monroe Elementary School
    36 West Main St
    Monroe , ME , 04951
    (207)525-3504
    9.7  mi  |  61  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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