Yarmouth High School

Yarmouth High School serves 462 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Yarmouth High School operates within the Yarmouth s School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the ME state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 462 students
Yarmouth High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Yarmouth High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Yarmouth High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same 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 12:1
Yarmouth High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Yarmouth High School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
1%
2%
Yarmouth High School Hispanic (2010-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Yarmouth High School Black (1997-2007)
White
96%
92%
Yarmouth High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Yarmouth High School Sch Ethnicity Yarmouth High 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.
0.08 0.11
Yarmouth High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
1%
7%
Yarmouth High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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%
Yarmouth High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Yarmouth s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 1,420 405
Yarmouth s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 83%
Yarmouth s School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $5 MM
Yarmouth s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $6 MM
Yarmouth s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,996 $13,007
Yarmouth s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,054 $14,370
Yarmouth s 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 Greely High School (3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Frank H Harrison Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yarmouth Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Yarmouth Yarmouth Elementary School
    121 Mccartney St
    Yarmouth , ME 04096
    (207)846-3391
    0.2  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  2-4
  • Yarmouth Frank H Harrison Middle School
    220 Mccartney St
    Yarmouth , ME 04096
    (207)846-2499
    0.3  mi  |  451  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Yarmouth William H Rowe School
    52 School St
    Yarmouth , ME 04096
    (207)846-3771
    0.7  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  KG-1
  • Cumberland Center Greely Middle School
    351 Tuttle Rd
    Cumberland Center , ME 04021
    (207)829-4815
    2.9  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Cumberland Center Mabel I Wilson School
    353 Tuttle Rd
    Cumberland Center , ME 04021
    (207)829-4825
    2.9  mi  |  572  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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Cumberland County, ME public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.18, which is higher than the Maine average of 0.11. The most diverse school district in Cumberland County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maine or national school diversity statistics.