286 West Elm Street
Yarmouth, ME 04096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Yarmouth High School serves 550 students in grades 9-12.
Yarmouth High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is equal to the Maine state average of 12% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Yarmouth High School's student population of 550 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Yarmouth High 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 High School is 0.22, which is less 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
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State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#10 out of 524 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
3%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
88%
88%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
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: 9-12
  • Students: 550 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 1% in ME)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22

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