Sad #53 Alternative Education

Sad #53 Alternative Education serves 9 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 60%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 68%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

Sad #53 Alternative Education's student population of 9 students has declined by 43% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Sad #53 Alternative Education is 0.00, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
<50%
60%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
<50%
68%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sad #53 Alternative Education and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
4%
White
100%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sad #53 Alternative Education and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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 Sad #53 Alternative Education. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score
0.000.21
This chart display the diversity score of Sad #53 Alternative Education and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sad #53 Alternative Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sad #53 Alternative Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 53/MSAD 53 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sad #53 Alternative Education is Nokomis Regional High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Warsaw Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsfield Warsaw Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 311 students
    0.0 miles
    167 School Street
    Pittsfield, ME 04967
    (207) 487-5145
    0 5-8 311
  • Pittsfield Vickery School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-4 | 264 students
    0.1 miles
    170 School Street
    Pittsfield, ME 04967
    (207) 487-5575
    0.1 1-4 264
  • Pittsfield Manson Park School
    Grades: PK-K | 122 students
    0.7 miles
    179 Lancey Street
    Pittsfield, ME 04967
    (207) 487-2881
    0.7 PK-K 122
  • Newport Newport Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 310 students
    6.8 miles
    142 Elm Street
    Newport, ME 04953
    (207) 368-4470
    6.8 PK-4 310
  • Hartland Somerset Valley Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-8 | 267 students
    7.2 miles
    45 Blake Street
    Hartland, ME 04943
    (207) 938-4770
    7.2 3-8 267

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