Lewiston School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Lewiston School District, serving 5,513 students.
  • Public school in Lewiston School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Maine public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 53% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maine.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lewiston School District are Farwell Elementary School, Raymond A. Geiger Elementary School and Lewiston High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maine public school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the Maine public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameLewiston School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lewistonpublicschools.org/
School District Phone Number(207)795-4100
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
# of Schools9 Schools602 Schools
# of Students5,513 Students175,788 Students
# of Teachers449 Teachers14,755 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1

District Comparison

  • Lewiston School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 191 school districts in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 71% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ME)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lewiston   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lewiston   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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
76%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lewiston   School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.570.21
# of American Indian Students20 Students1,499 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students50 Students2,627 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students159 Students3,940 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
2%
# of Black Students1,959 Students6,453 Students
% Black Students
35%
4%
# of White Students3,071 Students156,650 Students
% White Students
56%
89%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students195 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students250 Students4,424 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2835,595
# of Students in Kindergarten:43512,579
# of Students in 1st Grade:42812,547
# of Students in 2nd Grade:41712,683
# of Students in 3rd Grade:44713,247
# of Students in 4th Grade:40413,340
# of Students in 5th Grade:43513,715
# of Students in 6th Grade:42513,474
# of Students in 7th Grade:41613,797
# of Students in 8th Grade:37613,732
# of Students in 9th Grade:35312,731
# of Students in 10th Grade:35612,700
# of Students in 11th Grade:35512,790
# of Students in 12th Grade:38312,858
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,754 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,488. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,630 is less than the state average of $16,751. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
Total Revenue$66 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lewiston   School District and average revenue for each school distric in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$66 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Lewiston   School District and average spending for each school distric in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,754$14,488
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lewiston   School District and average revenue per public school student in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,630$16,751
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lewiston   School District and average spending per public school student in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lewiston School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Farwell Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    84-110 Farwell St
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4110

    Grades: PK-6 | 442 students
  • Governor James B Longley Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    145 Birch Street
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4120

    Grades: PK-6 | 404 students
  • Lewiston High School Math: 24% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    156 East Avenue
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4190

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,447 student
  • Lewiston Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    75 Central Avenue
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4180

    Grades: 7-8 | 792 students
  • Lewiston Regional Technology Center Vocational School
    156 East Avenue
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4144

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Martel School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    880 Lisbon Street
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4130

    Grades: K-6 | 302 students
  • Montello School Math: 9% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    407 East Avenue
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4150

    Grades: PK-6 | 728 students
  • Raymond A. Geiger Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    601 College Street
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4160

    Grades: PK-6 | 713 students
  • Thomas J Mcmahon Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    151 North Temple Street
    Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207)795-4140

    Grades: PK-6 | 685 students
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