Whitefield Elementary School

Tel: (207)549-7691
Grades: KG-8

185 students

Whitefield Elementary School serves 185 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Whitefield Elementary School operates within the Rsu 12 School District.

Overview

The student population of 185 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 185 students
Whitefield Elementary School Total Students (2010-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Whitefield Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade Whitefield 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 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ME) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Whitefield Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
3%
Whitefield Elementary School Black (2011-2012)
White
98%
92%
Whitefield Elementary School White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Whitefield Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Whitefield 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 0.25
Whitefield Elementary School Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Whitefield Elementary 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%
Whitefield Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 185 students has decreased by 41% over five years.
School District Name Rsu 12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 185 405
Rsu 12 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $5 MM
Rsu 12 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $6 MM
Rsu 12 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,962 $13,007
Rsu 12 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,457 $14,370
Rsu 12 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 Gardiner Area High School (9.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Capital Area Technical Center (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Windsor Elementary School (5.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Windsor Windsor Elementary School
    366 Ridge Rd
    Windsor , ME , 04363
    (207)445-2356
    5.5  mi  |  276  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Chelsea Chelsea Elementary School
    566 Togus Rd
    Chelsea , ME , 04330
    (207)582-2214
    5.6  mi  |  250  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Pittston Pittston Consolidated School
    1023 School St
    Pittston , ME , 04345
    (207)582-6268
    7.5  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Randolph Teresa C Hamlin Elementary School
    17 School St
    Randolph , ME , 04346
    (207)582-4252
    8.1  mi  |  120  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • South Gardiner River View Community School
    821 River Rd
    South Gardiner , ME , 04359
    (207)582-3402
    8.4  mi  |  186  students  |  Gr.  3-5

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