Lewiston Middle School

75 Central Avenue
Lewiston, ME 04240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Lewiston Middle School serves 792 students in grades 7-8.
Lewiston Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) 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 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Lewiston Middle School's student population of 792 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students792 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Lewiston Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lewiston Middle School is 0.55, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#516 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
36%
4%
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White
57%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewiston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lewiston Middle School is Lewiston High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Auburn Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Governor James B Longley Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lewiston Governor James B Longley Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 404 students
    0.6 miles
    145 Birch Street
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207) 795-4120
    0.6 PK-6 404
  • Lewiston Farwell Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 442 students
    0.7 miles
    84-110 Farwell St
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207) 795-4110
    0.7 PK-6 442
  • Lewiston Lewiston High School Math: 23% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,447 student
    0.7 miles
    156 East Avenue
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207) 795-4190
    0.7 9-12 1,447
  • Lewiston Lewiston Regional Technology Center Vocational School

    0.7 miles
    156 East Avenue
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207) 795-4144
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Lewiston Montello School Math: 10% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 728 students
    0.9 miles
    407 East Avenue
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207) 795-4150
    0.9 PK-6 728

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