Limestone Community School

Rank
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students106 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Limestone Community School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Limestone Community School by grade.

School Comparison

Limestone Community 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#442 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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
0.080.21
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 39 School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Limestone Community School is Me School Of Science & Mathematics (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dawn F Barnes Elementary School (5.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Limestone Me School Of Science & Mathematics Magnet School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 136 students
    0.2 miles
    95 High Street
    Limestone, ME 04750
    (207) 325-3600
    0.2 9-12 136
  • Limestone Dawn F Barnes Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 41 students
    5.1 miles
    1025 Van Buren Rd, 1025 Van Bu
    Limestone, ME 04750
    (207) 325-4611
    5.1 PK-8 41
  • Caribou Teague Park School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 362 students
    8.8 miles
    59 Glenn St
    Caribou, ME 04736
    (207) 493-4246
    8.8 PK-3 362
  • Caribou Caribou Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 413 students
    8.9 miles
    21 Glenn St
    Caribou, ME 04736
    (207) 493-4240
    8.9 4-8 413
  • Fort Fairfield Fort Fairfield Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 250 students
    9.6 miles
    76 Brunswick Avenue
    Fort Fairfield, ME 04742
    (207) 472-3290
    9.6 PK-5 250

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