Yarmouth High School

286 West Elm Street
Yarmouth, ME 04096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Yarmouth High School serves 515 students in grades 9-12.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Yarmouth High School's student population of 515 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students515 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 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Yarmouth High School is 0.15, which is less than 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 Testing Rank
#5 out of 523 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
92%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.150.21
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
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

The nearest high school to Yarmouth High School is Greely High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frank H Harrison Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yarmouth Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yarmouth Yarmouth Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 2-4 | 355 students
    0.2 miles
    121 Mccartney Street
    Yarmouth, ME 04096
    (207) 846-3391
    0.2 2-4 355
  • Yarmouth Frank H Harrison Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 5-8 | 536 students
    0.3 miles
    220 Mccartney Street
    Yarmouth, ME 04096
    (207) 846-2499
    0.3 5-8 536
  • Yarmouth William H Rowe School
    Grades: K-1 | 222 students
    0.7 miles
    52 School Street
    Yarmouth, ME 04096
    (207) 846-3771
    0.7 K-1 222
  • Cumberland Center Greely Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 488 students
    2.9 miles
    351 Tuttle Rd
    Cumberland Center, ME 04021
    (207) 829-4815
    2.9 6-8 488
  • Cumberland Center Mabel I Wilson School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-3 | 604 students
    2.9 miles
    353 Tuttle Rd
    Cumberland Center, ME 04021
    (207) 829-4825
    2.9 K-3 604

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