Spruce Mountain Elementary School

  • Spruce Mountain Elementary School serves 330 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Spruce Mountain Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Spruce Mountain Elementary School's student population of 330 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students330 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Spruce Mountain Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spruce Mountain Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Spruce Mountain Elementary School is 0.08, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#457 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
White
96%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Spruce Mountain Elementary School 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
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Spruce Mountain Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.080.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Spruce Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 73 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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