Skowhegan Area Middle School

155 Academy Circle

Skowhegan, ME 04976-1181

Tel: (207)474-3339
Grades: 7-8

410 students

Skowhegan Area Middle School serves 410 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Skowhegan Area Middle School operates within the Rsu 54/msad 54 School District.

Overview

The student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 410 students
Skowhegan Area Middle School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Skowhegan Area Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Skowhegan Area Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 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 13:1 12:1
Skowhegan Area Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Skowhegan Area Middle School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Skowhegan Area Middle School Hispanic (1995-2004)
Black
n/a
3%
Skowhegan Area Middle School Black (1997-2012)
White
96%
92%
Skowhegan Area Middle School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Skowhegan Area Middle School Sch Ethnicity Skowhegan Area Middle 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
Skowhegan Area Middle 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.
n/a
7%
Skowhegan Area Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2011)
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%
Skowhegan Area Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,093 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Rsu 54/msad 54 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
1
Number of Students Managed 3,093 405
Rsu 54/msad 54 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $5 MM
Rsu 54/msad 54 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $42 MM $6 MM
Rsu 54/msad 54 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,698 $13,007
Rsu 54/msad 54 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,242 $14,370
Rsu 54/msad 54 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 Skowhegan Area High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Margaret Chase Smith Sch.-skowhegan Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bloomfield Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Somerset 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 0.00, which is lower than the Maine average of 0.11. The most diverse school district in Somerset County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maine or national school diversity statistics.