Harpswell Coastal Academy

  • Harpswell Coastal Academy serves 195 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Harpswell Coastal Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Harpswell Coastal Academy's student population of 195 students has grown by 57% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 116% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students195 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harpswell Coastal Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 526 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harpswell Coastal Academy is 0.08, 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 School Rank (16-17)#518 out of 526 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
96%
89%
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Diversity Score0.080.21
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Graduation Rate40-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarpswell Coastal Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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  • Freeport Freeport High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 535 students
    8.3 miles
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  • Freeport Morse Street School
    Grades: PK-2 | 259 students
    8.3 miles
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