Shapleigh Memorial School

467 Shapleigh Corner Road
Shapleigh, ME 04076
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Shapleigh Memorial School serves 144 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Shapleigh Memorial School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 81%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 85%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 13% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 144 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

School Overview

Shapleigh Memorial School's student population of 144 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Shapleigh Memorial School is ranked within the top 50% of all 508 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Shapleigh Memorial School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#206 out of 508 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
81%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
85%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
3%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
96%
87%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shapleigh Memorial School's ranking?
Shapleigh Memorial School is ranked #206 out of 508 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Maine.
What schools are Shapleigh Memorial School often compared to?
Shapleigh Memorial Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Waterboro Elementary School, Line Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
80-84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 81% ME state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 85% ME state average).
How many students attend Shapleigh Memorial School?
144 students attend Shapleigh Memorial School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Shapleigh Memorial School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shapleigh Memorial School?
Shapleigh Memorial School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the Maine state average of 11:1.
What grades does Shapleigh Memorial School offer ?
Shapleigh Memorial School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Shapleigh Memorial School part of?
Shapleigh Memorial School is part of RSU 57/MSAD 57 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 144 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ME Dept. of Education

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