Gerald D Cushing School

  • Gerald D Cushing School serves 124 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Gerald D Cushing School's student population of 124 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
97%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gerald D Cushing School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.060.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gerald D Cushing 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 09 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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