RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 3,418 students in RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maine.
Public Schools in RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Maine public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District are Hebron Station School, Otisfield Community School and Harrison Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maine.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Maine public school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Maine for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
RSU 17/MSAD 17 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
10 Schools
602 Schools
# Students
3,418 Students
175,681 Students
# Teachers
275 Teachers
14,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 81% has decreased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ME)
Overall District Rank
#211 out of 229 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of RSU 17/MSAD 17  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RSU 17/MSAD 17  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)
43%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RSU 17/MSAD 17  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
81%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of RSU 17/MSAD 17  School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.13
0.21
# American Indian Students
20 Students
1,499 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
24 Students
2,627 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
68 Students
3,940 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
2%
# Black Students
17 Students
6,453 Students
% Black Students
n/a
4%
# White Students
3,187 Students
156,544 Students
% White Students
93%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
195 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
102 Students
4,423 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
128
5,577
# Students in K Grade:
238
12,558
# Students in 1st Grade:
223
12,511
# Students in 2nd Grade:
258
12,651
# Students in 3rd Grade:
234
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
247
13,340
# Students in 5th Grade:
251
13,715
# Students in 6th Grade:
252
13,474
# Students in 7th Grade:
300
13,797
# Students in 8th Grade:
254
13,732
# Students in 9th Grade:
262
12,731
# Students in 10th Grade:
240
12,700
# Students in 11th Grade:
253
12,790
# Students in 12th Grade:
278
12,858
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,544 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,099. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,216 is less than the state median of $14,954. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (ME)
Total Revenue
$46 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of RSU 17/MSAD 17  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$45 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of RSU 17/MSAD 17  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,544
$15,099
This chart display average revenue per public school student in RSU 17/MSAD 17  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,216
$14,954
This chart display average spending per public school student in RSU 17/MSAD 17  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hebron Station School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
884 Station Road
Hebron, ME 04238
(207) 966-3323
Grades: PK-6
| 126 students
Rank: #22.
Otisfield Community School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
416 Powhattan Road
Oxford, ME 04270
(207) 627-4208
Grades: K-6
| 96 students
Rank: #33.
Harrison Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
309 Naples Road
Harrison, ME 04040
(207) 583-2357
Grades: 3-6
| 111 students
Rank: #44.
Paris Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4 Hathaway Road
Paris, ME 04271
(207) 743-7802
Grades: PK-6
| 447 students
Rank: #55.
Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
256 Main Street
Paris, ME 04271
(207) 743-8914
Grades: 9-12
| 1,033 students
Rank: #66.
Oxford Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
79 Pleasant Street
Oxford, ME 04270
(207) 539-4456
Grades: PK-6
| 365 students
Rank: #77.
Agnes Gray School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Main Street
West Paris, ME 04289
(207) 674-2332
Grades: PK-5
| 120 students
Rank: #88.
Oxford Hills Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Pine Street
Paris, ME 04271
(207) 743-5946
Grades: 7-8
| 554 students
Rank: #99.
Guy E Rowe School
Math: 17% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
219 Main Street
Norway, ME 04268
(207) 743-5183
Grades: PK-6
| 463 students
Waterford Memorial School
(1)
148 Valley Road
Waterford, ME 04088
(207) 583-4418
Grades: PK-2
| 103 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Rsu 17/msad 17
  • 232 Main St Suite 2, South Paris, ME, 04281
  • (207) 743-8972
  • msad17.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,418 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 81% (Btm 50% in ME)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13

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