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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public preschools in RSU 09 School District, serving 644 students. Public preschools in RSU 09 School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Maine public pre school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public pre schools in Maine.
  • The top ranked public preschools in RSU 09 School District are Cape Cod Hill Elementary School, Gerald D Cushing School and W G Mallett School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Maine public preschool average of 12% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine public preschool average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameRSU 09 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mtbluersd.org
School District Phone Number(207) 778-6571
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
# of Schools3 Schools232 Schools
# of Students644 Students54,861 Students
# of Teachers54 Teachers4,557 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1

District Comparison

  • RSU 09 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 134 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ME)
Overall Testing Rank#170 out of 230 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of RSU 09  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RSU 09  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)
28%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RSU 09  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
85-89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of RSU 09  School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.080.22
# of American Indian Students1 Student385 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1 Student533 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students13 Students1,249 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
2%
# of Black Students4 Students2,631 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students617 Students48,409 Students
% White Students
96%
88%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a55 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students8 Students1,599 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1085,595
# of Students in Kindergarten:1798,406
# of Students in 1st Grade:1657,874
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1217,774
# of Students in 3rd Grade:277,023
# of Students in 4th Grade:286,069
# of Students in 5th Grade:165,596
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 3,204
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 1,560
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 1,494
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 75
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 64
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 59
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 68
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,609 is higher than the state median of $14,842. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,826 is less than the state median of $14,515. The school district spending/student has declined by 27% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (ME)
Total Revenue$37 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of RSU 09  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$33 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of RSU 09  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 (13-14)$15,609$14,842
Revenue / Student (13-14)$13,826$14,515

RSU 09 School District Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Cape Cod Hill Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    516 Cape Cod Hill Rd
    New Sharon, ME 04955
    (207) 778-3031

    Grades: PK-5 | 163 students
  • Gerald D Cushing School
    1 Cushing Dr
    Wilton, ME 04294
    (207) 645-2442

    Grades: PK-1 | 124 students
  • W G Mallett School
    113 Quebec St
    Farmington, ME 04938
    (207) 778-3529

    Grades: PK-2 | 357 students
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