Sanford Junior High School

Tel: (207)324-3114
  • Sanford Junior High School serves 631 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the ME average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 9%.
  • Sanford Junior High School operates within the Sanford School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 631 students has grown by 29% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 631 students
Sanford Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sanford Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Sanford Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sanford Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is more than the state average of 0.11. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ME) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Sanford Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Sanford Junior High School American Indian Students (2011-2012)
Asian
4%
1%
Sanford Junior High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
1%
2%
Sanford Junior High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
2%
3%
Sanford Junior High School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
92%
91%
Sanford Junior High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sanford Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Sanford Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sanford Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ME All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.11
Sanford Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
40%
Sanford Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Sanford Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sanford School District's student population of 3,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,166 in this district is less than the state average of $16,180. The district revenue/student has grown by 48% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,881 is less than the state average of $15,703. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Sanford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 3,155 316
Sanford School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $5 MM
Sanford School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $45 MM $5 MM
Sanford School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,166 $16,180
Sanford School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,881 $15,703
Sanford School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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