Fort Street School

  • Fort Street School serves 218 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fort Street 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Fort Street School's student population of 218 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students218 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Fort Street School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Street 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 Fort Street School is 0.10, 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#416 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
Black
1%
4%
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White
95%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fort Street 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
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fort Street School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.100.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fort Street 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 42/MSAD 42 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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