1298 State Road
Eliot, ME 03903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Eliot Elementary School serves 338 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Eliot Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Eliot Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Eliot Elementary School's student population of 338 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Eliot Elementary 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 Eliot Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#81 out of 524 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
96%
89%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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-3
  • Students: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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