Marshwood Great Works School

  • Marshwood Great Works School serves 285 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marshwood Great Works School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

Top Placements

Marshwood Great Works School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

  • Marshwood Great Works School's student population of 285 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marshwood Great Works School is ranked within the top 20% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marshwood Great Works School is 0.10, 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 School Rank#65 out of 523 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
95%
89%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.100.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 35/MSAD 35 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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