Ellsworth School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,299 students in Ellsworth School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Maine.
Public Schools in Ellsworth School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Maine public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Ellsworth School District are Ellsworth Elementary-middle School, Ellsworth High School and Hancock County Technical Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Ellsworth School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maine.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Maine public school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Ellsworth School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ME)
# Schools
3 Schools
602 Schools
# Students
1,299 Students
175,681 Students
# Teachers
108 Teachers
14,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Ellsworth School District, which is ranked within the top 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 85-89% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ME)
Overall District Rank
#102 out of 229 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ellsworth   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ellsworth   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)
56%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ellsworth   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
85-89%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ellsworth   School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.16
0.21
# American Indian Students
9 Students
1,499 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
8 Students
2,627 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
34 Students
3,940 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
2%
# Black Students
19 Students
6,453 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
1,190 Students
156,544 Students
% White Students
91%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
195 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
37 Students
4,423 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
16
5,577
# Students in K Grade:
91
12,558
# Students in 1st Grade:
80
12,511
# Students in 2nd Grade:
85
12,651
# Students in 3rd Grade:
99
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
81
13,340
# Students in 5th Grade:
88
13,715
# Students in 6th Grade:
98
13,474
# Students in 7th Grade:
110
13,797
# Students in 8th Grade:
79
13,732
# Students in 9th Grade:
106
12,731
# Students in 10th Grade:
126
12,700
# Students in 11th Grade:
118
12,790
# Students in 12th Grade:
122
12,858
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,689 is higher than the state median of $14,842. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,818 is higher than the state median of $14,515. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (ME)
Total Revenue
$22 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ellsworth   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$19 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Ellsworth   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,689
$14,842
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ellsworth   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,818
$14,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ellsworth   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Ellsworth School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ellsworth Elementary-middle School
Math: 39% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
20 Forrest Avenue
Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 667-6241
Grades: PK-8
| 827 students
Rank: #22.
Ellsworth High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
299 State Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 667-4722
Grades: 9-12
| 472 students
Hancock County Technical Center
Vocational School
112 Boggy Brook Road
Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 667-9729
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,299 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in ME)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.16

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