East End Community School

  • East End Community School serves 405 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • East End Community School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 10%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • East End Community School's student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East End Community School is ranked within the top 50% of all 525 schools in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East End Community School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#262 out of 525 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
2%
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Black
42%
3%
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White
40%
90%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East End Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.660.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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