Wiscasset Elementary School

  • Wiscasset Elementary School serves 272 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Wiscasset Elementary School's student population of 272 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students272 students
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wiscasset Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wiscasset Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wiscasset Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#415 out of 525 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
Asian
2%
1%
Black
1%
4%
White
97%
90%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wiscasset Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.060.12
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
39%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWiscasset Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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