RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools serving 1,612 students in RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Maine.
Public Elementary Schools in RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Maine public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary 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. Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Maine public elementary school average of 12% (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
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ME)
# Schools
8 Schools
437 Schools
# Students
1,612 Students
111,598 Students
# Teachers
157 Teachers
10,300 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 187 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 2020-2021 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
0.16
0.23
# American Indian Students
6 Students
964 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
13 Students
1,484 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
41 Students
3,035 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
3%
# Black Students
13 Students
4,498 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
1,477 Students
97,734 Students
% White Students
92%
88%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
128 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
61 Students
3,755 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
88
4,190
# Students in K Grade:
199
10,693
# Students in 1st Grade:
206
11,876
# Students in 2nd Grade:
206
11,727
# Students in 3rd Grade:
203
11,738
# Students in 4th Grade:
228
12,171
# Students in 5th Grade:
254
12,393
# Students in 6th Grade:
228
13,021
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
11,123
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
11,045
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
412
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
412
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
401
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
396
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,503 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,067. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,152 is less than the state median of $15,913. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ME)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,503
$16,067
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,152
$15,913
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District Public Elementary 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
| 121 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: PK-6
| 110 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
| 116 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
| 370 students
Rank: #55.
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
| 320 students
Rank: #66.
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-6
| 105 students
Rank: #77.
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
| 384 students
Rank: n/an/a
148 Valley Road
Waterford, ME 04088
(207) 583-4418
Grades: PK-2
| 86 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • RSU 17/MSAD 17 School District
  • 232 Main St Suite 2, South Paris, ME, 04281
  • (207) 743-8972
  • msad17.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,612 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 81% (Btm 50% in ME)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

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