Ocean Avenue

  • Ocean Avenue serves 405 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher 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 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Ocean Avenue's student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ocean Avenue's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ocean Avenue is 0.57, which is more 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#173 out of 525 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
2%
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Black
24%
4%
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White
61%
90%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ocean Avenue.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.570.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Portland Lincoln Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 499 students
    0.6 miles
    522 Stevens Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8145
    0.6 6-8 499
  • Portland Deering High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 908 students
    0.7 miles
    370 Stevens Avenue
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8260
    0.7 9-12 908
  • Portland Longfellow School-portland
    Grades: K-5 | 315 students
    0.7 miles
    432 Stevens Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8195
    0.7 K-5 315
  • Portland Presumpscot School
    Grades: PK-5 | 252 students
    1.2 miles
    69 Presumpscot St
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8220
    1.2 PK-5 252
  • Portland Casco Bay High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 378 students
    1.4 miles
    196 Allen Avenue
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8160
    1.4 9-12 378

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