RSU 04 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,449 students in RSU 04 School District. RSU 04 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maine.
The top ranked public schools in RSU 04 School District are Oak Hill High School, Carrie Ricker School and Oak Hill Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in RSU 04 School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Maine public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maine.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Maine public school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameRSU 04 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.rsu4.org
School District Phone Number(207) 375-4273
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
# of Schools5 Schools602 Schools
# of Students1,449 Students175,788 Students
# of Teachers107 Teachers14,755 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1

District Comparison

RSU 04 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 195 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 75-79% has decreased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#199 out of 230 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of RSU 04  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RSU 04  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)
22%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RSU 04  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
75-79%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of RSU 04  School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.120.21
# of American Indian Students6 Students1,499 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students6 Students2,627 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students36 Students3,940 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
2%
# of Black Students4 Students6,453 Students
% Black Students
n/a
4%
# of White Students1,356 Students156,650 Students
% White Students
94%
89%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a195 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students41 Students4,424 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:875,595
# of Students in Kindergarten:10512,579
# of Students in 1st Grade:9912,547
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10412,683
# of Students in 3rd Grade:10413,247
# of Students in 4th Grade:11513,340
# of Students in 5th Grade:10613,715
# of Students in 6th Grade:11313,474
# of Students in 7th Grade:10313,797
# of Students in 8th Grade:9713,732
# of Students in 9th Grade:8112,731
# of Students in 10th Grade:11312,700
# of Students in 11th Grade:10712,790
# of Students in 12th Grade:11512,858
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,874 is higher than the state median of $14,842. The school district revenue/student has declined by 76% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,202 is less than the state median of $14,515. The school district spending/student has declined by 76% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (ME)
Total Revenue$22 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of RSU 04  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$21 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of RSU 04  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$14,874$14,842
This chart display average revenue per public school student in RSU 04  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$14,202$14,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in RSU 04  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.

RSU 04 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Oak Hill High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    56 School Road
    Sabattus, ME 04280
    (207) 375-4950

    Grades: 9-12 | 416 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Carrie Ricker School Math: 25% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    573 Richmond Road
    Litchfield, ME 04350
    (207) 268-4136

    Grades: 3-5 | 325 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Oak Hill Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    40 Ball Park Road
    Sabattus, ME 04280
    (207) 375-6961

    Grades: 6-8 | 313 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Libby-tozier School
    466 Academy Road
    Litchfield, ME 04350
    (207) 268-4137

    Grades: PK-2 | 154 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.36 No Name Pond Road
    Sabattus, ME 04280
    (207) 375-4525

    Grades: PK-2 | 241 students
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