Messalonskee High School

131 Messalonskee High Dr,

Oakland, ME, 04963

Tel: (207)465-7381
Grades: 9-12

783 students

Messalonskee High School serves 783 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), 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 783 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 783 students
Messalonskee High School Total Students (2010-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Messalonskee High School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade Messalonskee High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 14:1 12:1
Messalonskee High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Messalonskee High School Asian (2010-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Messalonskee High School Hispanic (2010-2012)
Black
1%
3%
Messalonskee High School Black (2010-2012)
White
97%
92%
Messalonskee High School White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Messalonskee High School Sch Ethnicity Messalonskee 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.
0.06 0.25
Messalonskee High School Diversity Score (2010-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Messalonskee High 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%
Messalonskee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,454 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Rsu 18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
1
Number of Students Managed 2,454 405
Rsu 18 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2009)
Graduation Rate 96% 83%
Rsu 18 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $5 MM
District Spending $30 MM $6 MM
Rsu 18 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,081 $13,007
Rsu 18 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,656 $14,370
Rsu 18 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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oakland Messalonskee Middle School
    33 School Bus Dr
    Oakland , ME , 04963
    (207)465-2167
    0.4  mi  |  554  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Oakland Williams Elementary School
    55 Pleasant St
    Oakland , ME , 04963
    (207)465-2965
    0.5  mi  |  213  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Oakland Ralph M Atwood Primary School
    19 Heath St
    Oakland , ME , 04963
    (207)465-3411
    0.7  mi  |  246  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Waterville Waterville Junior High School
    100 West River Rd
    Waterville , ME , 04901
    (207)873-2144
    3.4  mi  |  844  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Waterville Mid-maine Technical Center
    Vocational School
    3 Brooklyn Ave
    Waterville , ME , 04901
    (207)873-0102
    Vocational School
    3.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12

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Kennebec 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 0.09, which is lower than the Maine average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Kennebec County is Augusta Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maine or national school diversity statistics.