Beals Elementary School

  • Beals Elementary School serves 59 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Beals Elementary School's student population of 59 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students59 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Beals Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Beals Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Beals Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beals Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#242 out of 525 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beals Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Beals Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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Hispanic
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Beals Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
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White
97%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Beals Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beals Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.060.19
This chart display the diversity score of Beals Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Beals Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beals Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeals Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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