Mt Ararat High School

  • Mt Ararat High School serves 709 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mt Ararat High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mt Ararat High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

  • Mt Ararat High School's student population of 709 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students709 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mt Ararat High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Mt Ararat High 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#136 out of 523 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
91%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.21
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Graduation Rate85-89%
84%
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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 75/MSAD 75 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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