Opal Myrick Elementary School

  • Opal Myrick Elementary School serves 137 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 40-49% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Opal Myrick Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Opal Myrick Elementary School's student population of 137 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Opal Myrick Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Opal Myrick Elementary School is 0.13, 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#182 out of 523 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
1%
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
93%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.130.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Millinocket School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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