New Suncook School

  • New Suncook School serves 158 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • New Suncook School's student population of 158 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Suncook School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Suncook School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#445 out of 525 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
94%
90%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Suncook School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.120.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Suncook School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRsu 72/msad 72 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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