Lyman Elementary School

  • Lyman Elementary School serves 228 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lyman Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Lyman Elementary School's student population of 228 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students228 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lyman Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lyman Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lyman Elementary School is 0.06, 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 Testing Rank#145 out of 523 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lyman Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lyman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
97%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lyman Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Lyman Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.060.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lyman Elementary 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
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lyman Elementary 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 57/MSAD 57 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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