RSU 19 School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,859 students in RSU 19 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maine.
Public Schools in RSU 19 School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (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 19 School District are Etna-dixmont School, Corinna Elementary School and Newport Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. RSU 19 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 19 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Maine for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
RSU 19 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
6 Schools
602 Schools
# Students
1,859 Students
175,681 Students
# Teachers
143 Teachers
14,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

RSU 19 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 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ME)
Overall District Rank
#213 out of 229 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of RSU 19  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RSU 19  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)
42%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RSU 19  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
90-94%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of RSU 19  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
4 Students
1,499 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
4 Students
2,627 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
30 Students
3,940 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
2%
# Black Students
16 Students
6,453 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
1,738 Students
156,544 Students
% White Students
93%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
195 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
66 Students
4,423 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
73
5,577
# Students in K Grade:
104
12,558
# Students in 1st Grade:
106
12,511
# Students in 2nd Grade:
106
12,651
# Students in 3rd Grade:
139
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
162
13,340
# Students in 5th Grade:
151
13,715
# Students in 6th Grade:
122
13,474
# Students in 7th Grade:
161
13,797
# Students in 8th Grade:
148
13,732
# Students in 9th Grade:
141
12,731
# Students in 10th Grade:
144
12,700
# Students in 11th Grade:
138
12,790
# Students in 12th Grade:
164
12,858
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,317 is higher than the state median of $15,099. The school district revenue/student has grown by 47% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,023 is higher than the state median of $14,954. The school district spending/student has grown by 114% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ME)
Total Revenue
$30 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of RSU 19  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
$43 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of RSU 19  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
$16,317
$15,099
This chart display average revenue per public school student in RSU 19  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
$23,023
$14,954
This chart display average spending per public school student in RSU 19  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 19 School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Etna-dixmont School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2100 Dixmont Road
Etna, ME 04434
(207) 992-0735
Grades: PK-8
| 224 students
Rank: #22.
Corinna Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
42 Stetson Rd
Corinna, ME 04928
(207) 278-4263
Grades: PK-4
| 157 students
Rank: #33.
Newport Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
142 Elm Street
Newport, ME 04953
(207) 368-4470
Grades: PK-4
| 310 students
Rank: #44.
Nokomis Regional High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
266 Williams Rd
Newport, ME 04953
(207) 368-4354
Grades: 9-12
| 587 students
Rank: #55.
Sebasticook Valley Middle School
Math: 18% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
337 Williams Road
Newport, ME 04953
(207) 368-4592
Grades: 5-8
| 314 students
Rank: #66.
Somerset Valley Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
45 Blake Street
Hartland, ME 04943
(207) 938-4770
Grades: 3-8
| 267 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,859 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10% in ME)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13

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