James F. Doughty School

  • James F. Doughty School serves 398 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 58% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is equal to the Maine state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • James F. Doughty School's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James F. Doughty School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James F. Doughty School is 0.19, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#205 out of 525 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
90%
90%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.190.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBangor Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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