Athens Community School

  • Athens Community School serves 127 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Athens Community School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Athens Community School's student population of 127 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students127 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Athens Community School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Athens Community School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Athens Community School is ranked within the top 20% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Athens Community School is 0.02, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank#81 out of 523 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Athens Community School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Athens Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Athens Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
White
99%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Athens Community School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Athens Community School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.020.21
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Athens Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Athens Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAthens School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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