Scarborough Public Schools School District

259 US ROUTE 1
Scarborough , ME 04074
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Grades: KG - 12

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%)
For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 709 students in Scarborough Public Schools School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public middle schools in Maine.
Public Middle School in Scarborough Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Maine public middle school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle school in Scarborough Public Schools School District is Scarborough Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Maine public middle school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ME)
# Schools
6 Schools
211 Schools
# Students
2,872 Students
56,181 Students
# Teachers
259 Teachers
5,198 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Scarborough Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 198 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
0.22
0.21
# American Indian Students
5 Students
717 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
205 Students
675 Students
% Asian Students
7%
1%
# Hispanic Students
37 Students
1,386 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
3%
# Black Students
88 Students
1,616 Students
% Black Students
3%
3%
# White Students
2,524 Students
50,066 Students
% White Students
88%
89%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
66 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
1,655 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
744
# Students in K Grade:
174
1,649
# Students in 1st Grade:
221
1,724
# Students in 2nd Grade:
212
1,721
# Students in 3rd Grade:
197
1,755
# Students in 4th Grade:
207
1,988
# Students in 5th Grade:
210
4,092
# Students in 6th Grade:
246
10,820
# Students in 7th Grade:
251
13,310
# Students in 8th Grade:
212
13,591
# Students in 9th Grade:
216
1,218
# Students in 10th Grade:
228
1,245
# Students in 11th Grade:
252
1,184
# Students in 12th Grade:
246
1,140
# 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 Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • District size: 6
  • Enrollment: 2,872 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • 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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