Caribou Middle School

21 Glenn St
Caribou, ME 04736
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Caribou Middle School serves 413 students in grades 4-8.
Caribou Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
413 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Caribou Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Caribou Middle School is 0.17, 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 1985-1986 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#404 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Caribou Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
2%
Black
2%
4%
White
91%
89%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score
0.17
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
School District Name
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Students: 413 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17

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