York High School

  • York High School serves 557 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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.
  • York High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

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School Overview

  • York High School's student population of 557 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • York High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 York High School is 0.12, 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#17 out of 523 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
94%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in York High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.120.21
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Graduation Rate≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in York High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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