Yarmouth Elementary School

  • Yarmouth Elementary School serves 355 students in grades 2-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Yarmouth Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is equal to the Maine state average of 11%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Yarmouth Elementary School's student population of 355 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yarmouth Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 526 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yarmouth Elementary School is 0.21, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#3 out of 526 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
89%
89%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.210.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYarmouth Schools 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
  • Yarmouth Frank H Harrison Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 536 students
    0.1 miles
    220 Mccartney Street
    Yarmouth, ME 04096
    (207)846-2499
    0.1 5-8 536
  • Yarmouth Yarmouth High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 515 students
    0.2 miles
    286 West Elm Street
    Yarmouth, ME 04096
    (207)846-5535
    0.2 9-12 515
  • Yarmouth William H Rowe School
    Grades: K-1 | 222 students
    0.8 miles
    52 School Street
    Yarmouth, ME 04096
    (207)846-3771
    0.8 K-1 222
  • Cumberland Center Greely Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 488 students
    2.7 miles
    351 Tuttle Rd
    Cumberland Center, ME 04021
    (207)829-4815
    2.7 6-8 488
  • Cumberland Center Greely High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 644 students
    2.8 miles
    303 Main St
    Cumberland Center, ME 04021
    (207)828-4805
    2.8 9-12 644

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