Wiscasset Primary School

Grades: KG-4

234 students

Wiscasset Primary School serves 234 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the ME average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Wiscasset Primary School operates within the Rsu 12 School District.

Overview

The student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 234 students
Wiscasset Primary School Total Students (2010-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Wiscasset Primary School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Wiscasset Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 11:1 11:1
Wiscasset Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Wiscasset Primary School Asian Students (2010-2013)
White
96%
92%
Wiscasset Primary School White Students (2010-2013)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Wiscasset Primary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wiscasset Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ME All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.11
Wiscasset Primary 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.
37%
38%
Wiscasset Primary 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.
3%
7%
Wiscasset Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,022 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $21,521 is higher than the state average of $13,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 63% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,785 is higher than the state average of $14,370. The district spending/student has grown by 67% over four years.
School District Name Rsu 12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
1
Number of Students Managed 1,022 511
Rsu 12 School District Students Managed (1988-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $5 MM
Rsu 12 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $6 MM
Rsu 12 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,521 $13,007
Rsu 12 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,785 $14,370
Rsu 12 School District 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 Wiscasset High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wiscasset Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgecomb Eddy School (2.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WiscassetWiscasset Middle School
    83 Federal St
    WiscassetME 04578
    (207)882-7767
    0.6 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 190 students                      
  • WiscassetWiscasset High School
    272 Gardiner Rd
    WiscassetME 04578
    (207)882-7722
    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 598 students                      
  • EdgecombEdgecomb Eddy School
    157 Boothbay Rd
    EdgecombME 04556
    (207)882-5515
    2.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 81 students                      
  • WoolwichWoolwich Central School
    137 Nequasset Rd
    WoolwichME 04579
    (207)443-9739
    7.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 355 students                      
  • DamariscottaGreat Salt Bay Community School
    559 Main St
    DamariscottaME 04543
    (207)563-3091
    8.1 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 372 students                      

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