Fort Fairfield Elementary School

76 Brunswick Avenue
Fort Fairfield, ME 04742
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Fort Fairfield Elementary School serves 250 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Fort Fairfield Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Fort Fairfield Elementary School's student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Fort Fairfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Fort Fairfield Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#176 out of 524 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
94%
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
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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-5
  • Students: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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