Cornish Elementary School (Closed 2015)

17 School Street
Cornish, ME 04020
Serving 95 students in grades Kindergarten-4, Cornish Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-59% (which was approximately equal to the Maine state average of 59%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-59% (which was lower than the Maine state average of 67%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was higher than the Maine state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Maine state average of 13% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
95 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (ME)
(13-14)
50-59%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cornish 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 2013-14 school year data.
(13-14)
50-59%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cornish 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cornish Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cornish Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cornish Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cornish Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
95%
87%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cornish Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cornish Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cornish Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Cornish Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cornish Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cornish Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 59% ME state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 67% ME state average).
How many students attend Cornish Elementary School?
95 students attend Cornish Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Cornish Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cornish Elementary School?
Cornish Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the Maine state average of 11:1.
What grades does Cornish Elementary School offer ?
Cornish Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4
What school district is Cornish Elementary School part of?

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