27 Pleasant St
Waterville, ME 04901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Albert S Hall School serves 247 students in grades 4-5.
Albert S Hall School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Albert S Hall School's student population of 247 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-5
Total Students
247 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Albert S Hall School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Albert S Hall School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#358 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
79%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Students: 247 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Top 10%)

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