Cushing Community School

  • Cushing Community School serves 86 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cushing Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.

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School Overview

  • Cushing Community School's student population of 86 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cushing Community School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Cushing Community School is 0.00, 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#295 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
White
100%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.000.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 13 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tenants Harbor St George School
    Grades: K-8 | 189 students
    4.1 miles
    65 Main St
    Tenants Harbor, ME 04860
    (207) 372-6312
    4.1 K-8 189
  • Friendship Friendship Village School
    Grades: K-6 | 85 students
    4.8 miles
    23 School Street
    Friendship, ME 04547
    (207) 832-5057
    4.8 K-6 85
  • Thomaston Oceanside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 361 students
    5.2 miles
    47 Valley Street
    Thomaston, ME 04861
    (207) 354-2502
    5.2 6-8 361
  • Thomaston Thomaston Grammar School
    Grades: K-5 | 187 students
    5.4 miles
    65 Watts Lane
    Thomaston, ME 04861
    (207) 354-6353
    5.4 K-5 187
  • South Thomaston Gilford Butler School
    Grades: K-2 | 68 students
    6.3 miles
    54 Spruce Head Rd
    South Thomaston, ME 04858
    (207) 594-7666
    6.3 K-2 68

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