121 Mccartney Street
Yarmouth, ME 04096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Yarmouth Elementary School serves 356 students in grades 2-4.
Yarmouth Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maine state average of 12% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Yarmouth Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

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School Overview

Yarmouth Elementary School's student population of 356 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Yarmouth Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Yarmouth Elementary School is 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#15 out of 524 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
3%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
85%
88%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 2-4
  • Students: 356 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in ME
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27

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