Walker Memorial School

  • Walker Memorial School serves 87 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Walker Memorial 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

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School Overview

  • Walker Memorial School's student population of 87 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students87 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walker Memorial School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 526 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walker Memorial School is 0.10, 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 School Rank (16-17)#354 out of 526 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
95%
89%
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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 Walker Memorial School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.100.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walker Memorial 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 03/MSAD 03 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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