17 School St.
Manchester, ME 04351
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Manchester Elementary School serves 179 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Manchester Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

School Overview

Manchester Elementary School's student population of 179 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Manchester Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Manchester Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#196 out of 524 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
97%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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