Marshwood Middle School

  • Marshwood Middle School serves 483 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 62% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marshwood Middle 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 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Marshwood Middle School's student population of 483 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marshwood Middle 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 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marshwood Middle School is 0.15, 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#69 out of 523 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
92%
89%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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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  • Eliot Eliot Elementary School
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    2.1 miles
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  • South Berwick Marshwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 699 students
    3.3 miles
    260 Dow Highway
    South Berwick, ME 03908
    (207)384-4500
    3.3 9-12 699
  • Portsmouth Newington Public School
    Grades: K-6 | 49 students
    3.4 miles
    133 Nimble Hill Rd.
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    (603)436-1482
    3.4 K-6 49
  • Dover Garrison School
    Grades: K-4 | 441 students
    3.6 miles
    50 Garrison Rd.
    Dover, NH 03820
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  • Kittery Shapleigh School
    Grades: 4-8 | 421 students
    3.7 miles
    43 Stevenson Road
    Kittery, ME 03904
    (207)439-2572
    3.7 4-8 421

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