George B Weatherbee School

22 Main Road North
Hampden, ME 04444
(School attendance zone shown in map)
George B Weatherbee School serves 340 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
George B Weatherbee School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

George B Weatherbee School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

George B Weatherbee School's student population of 340 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

George B Weatherbee School is ranked within the top 20% 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 George B Weatherbee School is 0.17, 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
#60 out of 523 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
91%
89%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.170.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 22 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George B Weatherbee School is Hampden Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Reeds Brook Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Earl C Mcgraw School (0.0 miles away)
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