Rsu 29/msad 29 School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Rsu 29/msad 29 School District serving 1,328 students in Houlton, Maine.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Maine state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

Rsu 29/msad 29 School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Houlton Houlton Elementary School
    60 South Street
    Houlton, ME 04730
    (207)532-2285

    Grades: PK-2 | 414 students
  • Houlton Houlton High School
    7 Bird Street
    Houlton, ME 04730
    (207)532-6551

    Grades: 9-12 | 332 students
  • Houlton Houlton Junior High School
    7 Bird Street
    Houlton, ME 04730
    (207)532-6551

    Grades: 6-8 | 283 students
  • Houlton Houlton Southside School
    65 South Street
    Houlton, ME 04730
    (207)532-6027

    Grades: 3-5 | 299 students

Overview

School District NameRsu 29/msad 29 School District
# of Schools4
# of Students1,328
# of Teachers103
Student : Teacher Ratio13
# of Male Students666
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students662
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.27
# of American Indian Students162
% American Indian Students
12%
# of Asian Students5
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students14
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students13
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,124
% White Students
85%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students10
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:91
# of Students in Kindergarten:106
# of Students in 1st Grade:127
# of Students in 2nd Grade:90
# of Students in 3rd Grade:96
# of Students in 4th Grade:110
# of Students in 5th Grade:93
# of Students in 6th Grade:90
# of Students in 7th Grade:94
# of Students in 8th Grade:99
# of Students in 9th Grade:81
# of Students in 10th Grade:90
# of Students in 11th Grade:85
# of Students in 12th Grade:76
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Rsu 29/msad 29 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 160 school districts in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ME)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rsu 29/msad 29 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Rsu 29/msad 29 School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,943 in this school district is less than the state average of $16,433. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,967 is less than the state average of $16,255. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
Total Revenue$16 MM$5 MM
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Spending$16 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Rsu 29/msad 29 School District and average spending for each school distric in ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,943$16,433
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rsu 29/msad 29 School District and average revenue per public school student in ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,967$16,255
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rsu 29/msad 29 School District and average spending per public school student in ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Rsu 29/msad 29 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.27, which is higher than the Maine average of 0.12. The most diverse school in the district is Houlton Junior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maine or national school diversity statistics.