Turner Elementary School

  • Turner Elementary School serves 258 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 38% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Turner Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 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 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Turner Elementary School's student population of 258 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Turner 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 Turner Elementary School is 0.17, 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#356 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Turner Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
91%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Turner Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.170.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
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 Turner 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 52/MSAD 52 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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