77 Harris Street
Auburn, ME 04210
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Edward Little High School serves 1,035 students in grades 9-12.
Edward Little High 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 19% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Edward Little High School's student population of 1,035 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,035 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
81 teachers
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School Rankings

Edward Little High 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 Edward Little High School is 0.29, 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
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State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#463 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
10%
4%
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White
84%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Graduation Rate
77%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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: 9-12
  • Students: 1,035 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 77% (Btm 50% in ME)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Top 20%)

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