Houlton Elementary School

  • Houlton Elementary School serves 406 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 59%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 67%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% 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

  • Houlton Elementary School's student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)50-54%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)65-69%
67%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
American Indian
12%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
83%
89%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Houlton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.300.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Houlton Elementary 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 29/MSAD 29 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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