Cape Elizabeth Middle School

  • Cape Elizabeth Middle School serves 551 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 74% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cape Elizabeth Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cape Elizabeth Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

  • Cape Elizabeth Middle School's student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cape Elizabeth Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Cape Elizabeth Middle School is 0.15, 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#25 out of 523 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:112:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
92%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCape Elizabeth School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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