Hichborn Middle School

  • Hichborn Middle School serves 104 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hichborn Middle School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Hichborn Middle School's student population of 104 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students104 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hichborn Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Hichborn Middle School is 0.24, which is more 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#336 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
87%
89%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hichborn Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.240.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 31/MSAD 31 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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