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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public middle school in Gorham School District, serving 673 students. Public middle school in Gorham School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Maine public middle school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 49% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public middle schools in Maine.
The top ranked public middle school in Gorham School District is Gorham Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Maine public middle school average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Maine public middle school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameGorham School District
School District Websitehttp://www.gorhamschools.org
School District Phone Number(207) 222-1012
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
# of Schools1 School212 Schools
# of Students673 Students58,664 Students
# of Teachers39 Teachers4,954 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:112:1

District Comparison

Gorham School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 176 school districts in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#60 out of 230 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gorham   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gorham   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gorham   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gorham   School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.130.19
# of American Indian Studentsn/a812 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students13 Students802 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# of Hispanic Students12 Students1,210 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
2%
# of Black Students6 Students1,541 Students
% Black Students
1%
3%
# of White Students628 Students52,928 Students
% White Students
93%
90%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students74 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students12 Students1,297 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 893
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 1,744
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,717
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 1,766
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,926
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 2,325
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 4,250
# of Students in 6th Grade:21711,235
# of Students in 7th Grade:21013,797
# of Students in 8th Grade:24613,732
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 1,301
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 1,358
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 1,284
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 1,336
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,748 in this school district is less 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 $13,754 is less than the state median of $14,515. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (ME)
Total Revenue$40 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gorham   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$38 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Gorham   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$14,748$14,842
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gorham   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$13,754$14,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gorham   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.

Gorham School District Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Gorham Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    106 Weeks Road
    Gorham, ME 04038
    (207) 222-1220

    Grades: 6-8 | 673 students
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