Princeton Elementary School

289 Main Street
Princeton, ME 04668
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Princeton Elementary School serves 137 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Princeton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Princeton Elementary School's student population of 137 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Princeton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Princeton Elementary School is 0.30, which is more 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
#382 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
83%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.300.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrinceton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Princeton Elementary School is Woodland Junior Senior High School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Indian Township School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Princeton Indian Township School
    Grades: K-8 | 123 students
    1.4 miles
    13 School Drive
    Princeton, ME 04668
    (207) 796-2362
    1.4 K-8 123
  • Baileyville Woodland Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 153 students
    7.9 miles
    23 Fourth Avenue
    Baileyville, ME 04694
    (207) 427-3882
    7.9 PK-6 153
  • Baileyville Woodland Junior Senior High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 175 students
    8.3 miles
    14 First Avenue
    Baileyville, ME 04694
    (207) 427-3325
    8.3 7-12 175
  • Baileyville Alexander Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 44 students
    9.2 miles
    1430 Airline Road
    Baileyville, ME 04694
    (207) 454-2623
    9.2 PK-8 44
  • Calais Calais Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 269 students
    13.2 miles
    53 Garfield Street
    Calais, ME 04619
    (207) 454-2000
    13.2 PK-6 269

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