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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 10 public schools in South Portland, ME, serving 3,426 students.
  • South Portland, ME public school have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Maine public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 53% statewide average). Schools in South Portland have an average ranking in the top 50% of Maine public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in South Portland, ME are Dora L Small Elementary School, Dyer Elementary School and Frank I Brown Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Maine public school average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the Maine public school average of 12:1.

Top South Portland, ME Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Arthur R. Gould Sch--lcydc
    675 Westbrook Street
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)822-2660

    Grades: 7-12 | 40 students
  • Daniel F. Mahoney Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 50%
    240 Ocean St.
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)799-7386

    Grades: 6-8 | 296 students
  • Dora L Small Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    87 Thompson Street
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)799-7676

    Grades: K-5 | 303 students
  • Dyer Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    52 Alfred Street
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)799-4845

    Grades: K-5 | 227 students
  • Frank I Brown Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    37 Highland Ave
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)799-5196

    Grades: K-5 | 262 students
  • James Otis Kaler Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    165 South Kelsey Street
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)799-3214

    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
  • Maine Connections Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    75 John Roberts Rd Unit 11b
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)805-3254

    Grades: 7-12 | 406 students
  • Memorial Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    120 Wescott Road
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)773-5629

    Grades: 6-8 | 394 students
  • South Portland High School Math: 32% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 50%
    637 Highland Avenue
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)767-3266

    Grades: 9-12 | 896 students
  • Waldo T Skillin Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    180 Wescott Road
    South Portland, ME 04106
    (207)773-7375

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
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