Otisfield Community School

  • Otisfield Community School serves 96 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (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 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Otisfield Community School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian and American Indian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

Top Placements

Otisfield Community School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

  • Otisfield Community School's student population of 96 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students96 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Otisfield Community School is ranked within the top 50% of all 526 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Otisfield Community School is 0.08, 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 School Rank (16-17)#180 out of 526 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
96%
89%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Otisfield Community School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.080.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 17/MSAD 17 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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