Shapleigh School

43 Stevenson Road
Kittery, ME 03904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Shapleigh School serves 421 students in grades 4-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Shapleigh School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Shapleigh School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Shapleigh School is ranked within the top 30% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Shapleigh School is 0.27, 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
#130 out of 523 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
85%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.270.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKittery School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shapleigh School is Robert W Traip Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Portsmouth Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eliot Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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