Waterboro Elementary School

  • Waterboro Elementary School serves 508 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 44% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Waterboro 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Waterboro Elementary School's student population of 508 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterboro 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 Waterboro Elementary School is 0.04, 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#274 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
98%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.040.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 57/MSAD 57 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Waterboro Massabesic Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 683 students
    0.4 miles
    134 Old Alfred Road
    East Waterboro, ME 04030
    (207) 247-6121
    0.4 6-8 683
  • Waterboro Massabesic High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 930 students
    3.6 miles
    88 West Road
    Waterboro, ME 04087
    (207) 247-3141
    3.6 9-12 930
  • Hollis Center Hollis School
    Grades: K-5 | 280 students
    6.2 miles
    554 River Road
    Hollis Center, ME 04042
    (207) 929-3838
    6.2 K-5 280
  • Biddeford Dayton Consolidated School
    Grades: PK-5 | 128 students
    6.3 miles
    21 Clarks Mills Road
    Biddeford, ME 04005
    (207) 499-2283
    6.3 PK-5 128
  • Alfred Lyman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
    7.9 miles
    39 Schoolhouse Road
    Alfred, ME 04002
    (207) 499-7228
    7.9 PK-5 228

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