Leavitt Area High School

21 Matthews Way

Turner, ME 04282-9751

Grades: 9-12

605 students

Leavitt Area High School serves 605 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the ME average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Leavitt Area High School operates within the Rsu 52/msad 52 School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is equal to the ME state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 605 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 605 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
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 0.06 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
Hispanic
2%
2%
Black
1%
3%
White
97%
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.
0.06 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.
27%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,018 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,549 is less than the state average of $13,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,956 is less than the state average of $14,370. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Rsu 52/msad 52 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
1
Number of Students Managed 2,018 511
Graduation Rate 83% 83%
District Total Revenue $26 MM $5 MM
District Spending $25 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,549 $13,007
District Spending / Student $11,956 $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 Buckfield Junior Senior High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tripp Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Turner Primary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TurnerTripp Middle School
    2 Negative Reviews
    65 Matthews Way
    TurnerME 04282
    (207)225-3261
    0.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 297 students                      
  • Turner Turner Elementary School
    91 Matthews Way
    TurnerME 04282
    (207)225-3620
    0.2 mi | Gr. 4-6 | 201 students                      
  • TurnerTurner Primary School
    59 Cobb Rd
    TurnerME 04282
    (207)225-3655
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 344 students                      
  • LeedsLeeds Central School
    1185 Route 106
    LeedsME 04263
    (207)524-5151
    5.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 207 students                      
  • HebronHebron Station School
    884 Station Rd
    HebronME 04238
    (207)966-3323
    6.7 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 131 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 23, 2011 - Leavitt is a huge supporter of the arts and this quality is wonderful for the students. Visual and performing arts are strongly fostered there right alongside the real value placed on athletic performance. Leavitt's academic programs are excellent as well, offering many options both for level and subject of study, a great deal of AP courses as well as a highly functioning link to the local technical schooling program, LRTC. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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