Lyman Moore Middle School

171 Auburn St
Portland, ME 04103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Lyman Moore Middle School serves 445 students in grades 6-8.
Lyman Moore Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 57% (which is higher 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 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lyman Moore Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

Lyman Moore Middle School's student population of 445 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students445 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Rankings

Lyman Moore Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Lyman Moore Middle School is 0.61, 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
#215 out of 524 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
2%
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Black
27%
4%
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White
56%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lyman Moore Middle School is Casco Bay High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Falmouth Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrison Lyseth Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland Harrison Lyseth Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 491 students
    0.0 miles
    175 Auburn St
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8215
    0 PK-5 491
  • Portland Casco Bay High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 386 students
    0.8 miles
    196 Allen Avenue
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8160
    0.8 9-12 386
  • Portland Portland Arts & Technology High School Vocational School

    0.8 miles
    196 Allen Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8165
    0.8 n/a n/a
  • Portland Riverton School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    1.2 miles
    1600 Forest Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8210
    1.2 PK-5 442
  • Falmouth Falmouth Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 498 students
    2.1 miles
    52 Woodville Road
    Falmouth, ME 04105
    (207) 781-3740
    2.1 6-8 498

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