Narragansett Elementary School

  • Narragansett Elementary School serves 259 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Narragansett Elementary 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 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Narragansett Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

  • Narragansett Elementary School's student population of 259 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Narragansett Elementary 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 diversity score of Narragansett Elementary School is 0.12, 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#70 out of 523 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Narragansett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Narragansett Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
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White
94%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Narragansett Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.120.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Narragansett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGorham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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