Princeton Elementary School

  • Princeton Elementary School serves 119 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Princeton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Princeton Elementary School's student population of 119 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students119 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Princeton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 525 schools in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Princeton Elementary School is 0.24, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank
46%
23%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Princeton 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Princeton 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Princeton Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Princeton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
87%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Princeton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Princeton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Princeton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.240.12
This chart display the diversity score of Princeton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Princeton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Princeton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrinceton School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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