Denmark Elementary School

637 West Main Street
Denmark, ME 04022
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Denmark Elementary School serves 81 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Denmark 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Denmark Elementary School's student population of 81 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students81 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Denmark Elementary 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 Denmark Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#501 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
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White
99%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.020.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 72/MSAD 72 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Denmark Elementary School is Lake Region High School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake Region Middle School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stevens Brook School (5.6 miles away)
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