1025 Van Buren Rd, 1025 Van Bu
Limestone, ME 04750
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Dawn F Barnes Elementary School serves 41 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Dawn F Barnes Elementary 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 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Dawn F Barnes Elementary School's student population of 41 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
41 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Dawn F Barnes Elementary 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 Dawn F Barnes Elementary School is 0.22, which is more 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
#446 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
5%
4%
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White
88%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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 (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 41 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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