Belfast Area High School

98 Waldo Ave, Belfast, ME 04915 | (207) 338-1790
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 633
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 633 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 98 Waldo Avenue, Belfast, ME 04915
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 633
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 327 (51.7%)
  • Females: 306 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 56 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 238 (37.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 294 (46.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Belfast Area High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black132.1%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic60.9%
White61296.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Belfast Area High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade15324.2%
10th Grade15724.8%
11th Grade16826.5%
12th Grade15524.5%
Source: ME Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that Belfast Area High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MHSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

MHSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201033.0%30.0%46.0%
 
Reading Test
201041.0%43.0%48.0%
 
Science Test
201037.0%35.0%41.0%
 
Writing Test
201037.0%39.0%47.0%
 
Source: ME Department of Education 2009-2010

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