Horace Mitchell Primary School

  • Horace Mitchell Primary School serves 377 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Horace Mitchell Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maine state average of 10%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Horace Mitchell Primary School's student population of 377 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horace Mitchell Primary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horace Mitchell Primary School is 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. 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#49 out of 525 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Horace Mitchell Primary School 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)60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Horace Mitchell Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Horace Mitchell Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
85%
90%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horace Mitchell Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.270.19
This chart display the diversity score of Horace Mitchell Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horace Mitchell Primary School 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 NameKittery School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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