Scarborough Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 1,930 students in Scarborough Public Schools School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public elementary schools in Maine.
Public Elementary Schools in Scarborough Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Maine public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Scarborough Public Schools School District are Wentworth School, Scarborough Middle School and Blue Point School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Maine public elementary school average of 12% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Scarborough Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Maine for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Scarborough Public Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ME)
# Schools
5 Schools
437 Schools
# Students
1,930 Students
111,598 Students
# Teachers
177 Teachers
10,300 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Scarborough Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ME)
Overall District Rank
#13 out of 229 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Scarborough Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scarborough Public Schools  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)
75%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scarborough Public Schools  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
95%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Scarborough Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.24
0.23
# American Indian Students
3 Students
964 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
158 Students
1,484 Students
% Asian Students
8%
1%
# Hispanic Students
31 Students
3,035 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
3%
# Black Students
54 Students
4,498 Students
% Black Students
3%
4%
# White Students
1,677 Students
97,734 Students
% White Students
87%
88%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
128 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
3,755 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
4,190
# Students in K Grade:
174
10,693
# Students in 1st Grade:
221
11,876
# Students in 2nd Grade:
212
11,727
# Students in 3rd Grade:
197
11,738
# Students in 4th Grade:
207
12,171
# Students in 5th Grade:
210
12,393
# Students in 6th Grade:
246
13,021
# Students in 7th Grade:
251
11,123
# Students in 8th Grade:
212
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 $17,320 is higher than the state median of $16,067. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,688 is higher than the state median of $15,913. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (ME)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$50 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Scarborough Public Schools  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)
$48 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Scarborough Public Schools  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
$17,320
$16,067
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Scarborough Public Schools  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
$16,688
$15,913
This chart display average spending per public school student in Scarborough Public Schools  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 Scarborough Public Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wentworth School
Math: 55% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
20 Quentin Drive
Scarborough, ME 04074
(207) 730-4600
Grades: 3-5
| 614 students
Rank: #22.
Scarborough Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
21 Quentin Drive
Scarborough, ME 04074
(207) 730-4800
Grades: 6-8
| 709 students
Rank: n/an/a
Blue Point School
174 Pine Point Road
Scarborough, ME 04074
(207) 730-5300
Grades: K-2
| 196 students
Rank: n/an/a
22 Mussey Road
Scarborough, ME 04074
(207) 730-5200
Grades: K-2
| 226 students
Rank: n/an/a
Pleasant Hill School
143 Highland Avenue
Scarborough, ME 04074
(207) 730-5250
Grades: K-2
| 185 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Scarborough Public Schools School District
  • 259 US ROUTE 1, Scarborough, ME, 04074
  • (207) 730-4100
  • sites.google.com
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 1,930 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 10% in ME)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

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