Washburn District Elementary School

33 School Street
Washburn, ME 04786
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Washburn District Elementary School serves 218 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Washburn District 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Washburn District Elementary School's student population of 218 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
218 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Washburn District Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Washburn District Elementary School is 0.20, 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 Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#405 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
89%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 218 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Top 30%)

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