Eastport School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 180 students in Eastport School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maine.
Public Schools in Eastport School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Maine public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Eastport School District are Shead High School and Eastport Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Eastport School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maine.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Maine public school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Eastport School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ME)
# Schools
2 Schools
602 Schools
# Students
180 Students
175,681 Students
# Teachers
19 Teachers
14,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

Eastport School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 196 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 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ME)
Overall District Rank
#215 out of 229 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Eastport   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Eastport   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)
40-49%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Eastport   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
≥80%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Eastport   School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.35
0.21
# American Indian Students
23 Students
1,499 Students
% American Indian Students
13%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
2,627 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
1 Student
3,940 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# Black Students
1 Student
6,453 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
143 Students
156,544 Students
% White Students
79%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
195 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
4,423 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
11
5,577
# Students in K Grade:
7
12,558
# Students in 1st Grade:
11
12,511
# Students in 2nd Grade:
6
12,651
# Students in 3rd Grade:
11
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
4
13,340
# Students in 5th Grade:
11
13,715
# Students in 6th Grade:
11
13,474
# Students in 7th Grade:
7
13,797
# Students in 8th Grade:
9
13,732
# Students in 9th Grade:
20
12,731
# Students in 10th Grade:
22
12,700
# Students in 11th Grade:
25
12,790
# Students in 12th Grade:
25
12,858
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,178 is higher than the state median of $15,099. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,861 is less than the state median of $14,954. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (ME)
Total Revenue
$3 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Eastport   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$3 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Eastport   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,178
$15,099
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Eastport   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,861
$14,954
This chart display average spending per public school student in Eastport   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Eastport School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Shead High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
89 High Street
Eastport, ME 04631
(207) 853-6254
Grades: 9-12
| 92 students
Rank: #22.
Eastport Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 High Street
Eastport, ME 04631
(207) 853-6252
Grades: PK-8
| 88 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 180 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in ME)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35

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