Bangor Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 1,149 students in Bangor Public Schools School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in Maine.
Public High School in Bangor Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Maine public high school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 55% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in Bangor Public Schools School District is Bangor High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Bangor Public School School District have a Graduation Rate of 83%, which is less than the Maine average of 86%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Bangor High School, with 83% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Maine or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Maine public high school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bangor Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Maine for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Bangor Public Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ME)
# Schools
1 School
127 Schools
# Students
1,149 Students
54,104 Students
# Teachers
85 Teachers
4,399 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Bangor Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 117 school districts in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ME)
Overall District Rank
#19 out of 229 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bangor Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bangor Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bangor Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bangor Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.27
0.21
# American Indian Students
21 Students
430 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
28 Students
855 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
44 Students
1,377 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
2%
# Black Students
40 Students
2,107 Students
% Black Students
4%
4%
# White Students
981 Students
48,024 Students
% White Students
85%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
35 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
35 Students
1,276 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
44
# Students in K Grade:
-
114
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
97
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
115
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
108
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
109
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
163
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
368
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
801
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
1,190
# Students in 9th Grade:
274
12,758
# Students in 10th Grade:
286
12,864
# Students in 11th Grade:
288
12,734
# Students in 12th Grade:
301
12,639
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,246 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,067. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,989 is less than the state median of $15,913. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ME)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$53 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bangor Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$52 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Bangor Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,246
$16,067
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bangor Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,989
$15,913
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bangor Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Bangor Public Schools School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bangor High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
885 Broadway
Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 992-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,149 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Bangor Public Schools School District
  • 73 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME, 04401
  • (207) 992-4152
  • bangorschools.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,149 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Btm 50% in ME)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

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