Marshwood Middle School

626 H.l. Dow Highway
Eliot, ME 03903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Marshwood Middle School serves 483 students in grades 6-8.
Marshwood Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (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 9% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

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

Marshwood Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Marshwood Middle 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
#25 out of 524 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
91%
89%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.170.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marshwood Middle School is Marshwood High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shapleigh School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eliot Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eliot Eliot Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 338 students
    2.1 miles
    1298 State Road
    Eliot, ME 03903
    (207) 439-9004
    2.1 PK-3 338
  • South Berwick Marshwood High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    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 Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    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 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 441 students
    3.6 miles
    50 Garrison Rd.
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 516-6752
    3.6 K-4 441
  • Kittery Shapleigh School Math: 39% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    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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