Fisher-mitchell School

  • Fisher-mitchell School serves 230 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fisher-mitchell 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Fisher-mitchell School's student population of 230 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fisher-mitchell School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Fisher-mitchell School is 0.19, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank#437 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fisher-mitchell School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fisher-mitchell School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fisher-mitchell School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
90%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fisher-mitchell School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fisher-mitchell School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.190.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fisher-mitchell 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
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fisher-mitchell 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 NameRSU 01 - Lkrsu School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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