RSU 45/MSAD 45 School District

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Overview

School District NameRSU 45/MSAD 45 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.msad45.net
School District Phone Number(207) 455-8301
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
# of Schools2 Schools602 Schools
# of Students309 Students175,788 Students
# of Teachers32 Teachers14,755 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1

District Comparison

  • RSU 45/MSAD 45 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 195 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 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ME)
Overall Testing Rank#199 out of 230 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RSU 45/MSAD 45  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)20-24%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RSU 45/MSAD 45  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≥80%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of RSU 45/MSAD 45  School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.190.21
# of American Indian Students11 Students1,499 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students2,627 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students16 Students3,940 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
2%
# of Black Students3 Students6,453 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# of White Students277 Students156,650 Students
% White Students
90%
89%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a195 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a4,424 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:175,595
# of Students in Kindergarten:1712,579
# of Students in 1st Grade:1212,547
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2612,683
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2513,247
# of Students in 4th Grade:1913,340
# of Students in 5th Grade:2813,715
# of Students in 6th Grade:1513,474
# of Students in 7th Grade:2713,797
# of Students in 8th Grade:3213,732
# of Students in 9th Grade:3312,731
# of Students in 10th Grade:1112,700
# of Students in 11th Grade:2812,790
# of Students in 12th Grade:1912,858
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,634 is higher than the state median of $14,842. The school district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,230 is higher than the state median of $14,515. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (ME)
Total Revenue$5 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of RSU 45/MSAD 45  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$5 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of RSU 45/MSAD 45  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$15,634$14,842
This chart display average revenue per public school student in RSU 45/MSAD 45  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,230$14,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in RSU 45/MSAD 45  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ME by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

RSU 45/MSAD 45 School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Washburn District High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1359 Main Street
    Washburn, ME 04786
    (207) 455-4501

    Grades: 9-12 | 91 students
  • Washburn District Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    33 School Street
    Washburn, ME 04786
    (207) 455-4504

    Grades: PK-8 | 218 students
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