Kennebunk High School

  • Kennebunk High School serves 717 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kennebunk High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

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School Overview

  • Kennebunk High School's student population of 717 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students717 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kennebunk High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kennebunk High School is 0.15, which is less 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 School Rank#22 out of 523 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
92%
89%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.21
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Graduation Rate≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 21 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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