Amanda C Rowe School

23 Orono Rd
Portland, ME 04102
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Amanda C Rowe School serves 442 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Amanda C Rowe 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 81%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 85%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maine state average of 13% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 442 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Amanda C Rowe School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

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School Overview

Amanda C Rowe School's student population of 442 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Amanda C Rowe School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 508 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Amanda C Rowe School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#450 out of 508 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
81%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
85%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
3%
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Black
14%
4%
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White
61%
87%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amanda C Rowe School's ranking?
Amanda C Rowe School is ranked #450 out of 508 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Maine.
What schools are Amanda C Rowe School often compared to?
Amanda C Rowe Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Longfellow School-portland, Windham Primary School, Songo Locks School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 81% ME state average), while 75-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 85% ME state average).
How many students attend Amanda C Rowe School?
442 students attend Amanda C Rowe School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Amanda C Rowe School students are White, 14% of students are Black, 10% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 7% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Amanda C Rowe School?
Amanda C Rowe School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the Maine state average of 11:1.
What grades does Amanda C Rowe School offer ?
Amanda C Rowe School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Amanda C Rowe School part of?
Amanda C Rowe School is part of Portland Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 442 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

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