93 High Street
Limestone, ME 04750
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Limestone Community School serves 106 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Limestone Community 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
106 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Limestone Community School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Limestone Community 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 1985-1986 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#449 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Limestone Community School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Limestone Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Limestone Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
1%
4%
White
96%
89%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Limestone Community School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score
0.08
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
School District Name
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 106 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08

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