Phillips Elementary School

  • Phillips Elementary School serves 138 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • 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 45-49% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 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%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Phillips Elementary School's student population of 138 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students138 students
This chart display total students of Phillips Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Phillips Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Phillips Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Phillips Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Phillips Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phillips Elementary 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#298 out of 525 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Phillips 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Phillips Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Phillips Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Phillips Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Phillips Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Phillips Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Phillips Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
94%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Phillips Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Phillips Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phillips Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.120.19
This chart display the diversity score of Phillips Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Phillips Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Phillips Elementary 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 58/msad 58 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Phillips Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Did your child's school make the list? We cover the latest Blue Ribbon Schools awards given by Education Secretary Arne Duncan.
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.