Yarmouth High School

  • Yarmouth High School serves 545 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Yarmouth High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Yarmouth High School's student population of 545 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yarmouth High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 525 schools in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yarmouth High School is 0.12, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank
1%
23%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
94%
90%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.120.12
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Graduation Rate≥95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYarmouth s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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