518 Indian River Road
Addison, ME 04606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Daniel W Merritt School serves 96 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Daniel W Merritt School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Daniel W Merritt School's student population of 96 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
96 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Daniel W Merritt School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Daniel W Merritt School is 0.10, 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 Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#72 out of 524 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
95%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 96 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Top 50%)

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