Brewer High School

  • Brewer High School serves 670 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Brewer High School's student population of 670 students has grown by 76% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brewer High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brewer High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. 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#281 out of 525 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
98%
90%
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Diversity Score0.040.12
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Graduation Rate80-84%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrewer Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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  • Bangor Abraham Lincoln School
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  • Bangor James F. Doughty School
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    1.8 miles
    143 Fifth Street
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  • Bangor Mary Snow School
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    1.9 miles
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    Bangor, ME 04401
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