83 Federal Street
Wiscasset, ME 04578
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Wiscasset Elementary School serves 271 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Wiscasset 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 10-14% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Wiscasset Elementary School's student population of 271 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
271 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Wiscasset 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 Wiscasset Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#506 out of 524 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
3%
4%
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White
94%
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
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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-6
  • Students: 271 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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