Messalonskee High School

131 Messalonskee High Dr

Oakland, ME 04963

Grades: 9-12

1,010 students

Messalonskee High School serves 1,010 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the ME average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Messalonskee High School operates within the Rsu 18 School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the ME state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 1010 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,010 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 19:1 11:1
White
98%
92%
Hawaiian
1%
33%
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.04 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.
21%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,620 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,081 is less than the state average of $13,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,656 is less than the state average of $14,370. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Rsu 18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
1
Number of Students Managed 2,620 511
Graduation Rate 96% 83%
District Total Revenue $31 MM $5 MM
District Spending $30 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,081 $13,007
District Spending / Student $11,656 $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 Mid-maine Technical Center (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Messalonskee Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Williams Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OaklandMessalonskee Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    33 School Bus Dr
    OaklandME 04963
    (207)465-2167
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 530 students                      
  • OaklandWilliams Elementary School
    55 Pleasant St
    OaklandME 04963
    (207)465-2965
    0.5 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 204 students                      
  • OaklandRalph M Atwood Primary School
    19 Heath St
    OaklandME 04963
    (207)465-3411
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 244 students                      
  • WatervilleWaterville Junior High School
    100 West River Rd
    WatervilleME 04901
    (207)873-2144
    3.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 393 students                      
  • WatervilleMid-maine Technical Center
    Vocational School
    3 Brooklyn Ave
    WatervilleME 04901
    (207)873-0102
    Vocational School

    3.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      

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