Manchester School

  • Manchester School serves 459 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Manchester School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Manchester School's student population of 459 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manchester School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Manchester School is 0.17, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank#264 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
91%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manchester School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.170.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 14 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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