Gardiner Area High School

40 West Hill Road
Gardiner, ME 04345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gardiner Area High School serves 640 students in grades 9-12.
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 55-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Gardiner Area High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

School Overview

Gardiner Area High School's student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Gardiner Area High School is ranked within the top 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 Gardiner Area High 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
#238 out of 523 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
95%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.100.21
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 11/MSAD 11 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gardiner Area High School is Hall-dale Middle And High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gardiner Regional Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laura E Richards School (0.8 miles away)
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