Ellsworth Elementary-middle School

  • Ellsworth Elementary-middle School serves 827 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ellsworth Elementary-middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Ellsworth Elementary-middle School's student population of 827 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students827 students
This chart display total students of Ellsworth Elementary-middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Ellsworth Elementary-middle School
Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ellsworth Elementary-middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ellsworth Elementary-middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 526 schools in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ellsworth Elementary-middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#156 out of 526 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
Hispanic
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
91%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ellsworth Elementary-middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.170.20
This chart display the diversity score of Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ellsworth Elementary-middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEllsworth School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Ellsworth Elementary-middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
The school voucher debate continues to broil throughout the country, with one Colorado school district the grounds for intense controversy. Learn about the voucher program controversy in Douglas County and how it will impact students.
Schools all over the country have closed their doors to slow the spread of COVID-19, forcing educators and parents to switch to online learning strategies. Read on to learn where to start with homeschooling and for helpful resources for learning at home.
As schools around the country close for two weeks or more, parents find themselves asking some tough questions. Read on to learn about the current and future impact of COVID-19 on students in public schools.