Harpswell Coastal Academy

  • Harpswell Coastal Academy serves 176 students in grades 6-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Harpswell Coastal Academy's student population of 176 students has grown by 203% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 366% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-11
Total Students176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harpswell Coastal Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 525 schools in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 19:1 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 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank
65%
23%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harpswell Coastal Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
Black
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harpswell Coastal Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
96%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harpswell Coastal Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harpswell Coastal Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.080.12
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Graduation Rate<50%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harpswell Coastal Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRsu 75/msad 75 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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