Elm Street School-mechanic Falls

  • Elm Street School-mechanic Falls serves 282 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Elm Street School-mechanic Falls 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Elm Street School-mechanic Falls's student population of 282 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elm Street School-mechanic Falls is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elm Street School-mechanic Falls is 0.10, 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)#456 out of 526 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
95%
89%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elm Street School-mechanic Falls.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.100.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 16 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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