Laura E Richards School

  • Laura E Richards School serves 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Laura E Richards School's student population of 253 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laura E Richards School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laura E Richards School is 0.08, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Laura E Richards School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Laura E Richards School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Laura E Richards School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
96%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Laura E Richards School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Laura E Richards School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Laura E Richards School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.080.21
This chart display the diversity score of Laura E Richards School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Laura E Richards School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Laura E Richards 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 11/MSAD 11 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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