Skowhegan Area High School

61 Academy Circle, Skowhegan, ME 04976 | (207) 474-5511
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 890
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Rsu 54 - Msad 54
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,344
  • Dropout Rate: 4.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 11.7
  • Enrolled Students: 2,820

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 890
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 71.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 475 (53.4%)
  • Females: 415 (46.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 93 (10.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 353 (39.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 446 (50.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Skowhegan Area High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Black20.2%
Asian91.0%
Hispanic10.1%
White87598.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Skowhegan Area High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade22425.2%
10th Grade20723.3%
11th Grade21824.5%
12th Grade24127.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:29%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,485
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Skowhegan Area High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,06824%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,03776%
Source: ME Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Skowhegan Area High School

  • Reviewed by Student on January 29, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Skowhegan Area High School is the best school I have ever gone to. The teachers are excellent, and they try their best to teach the students to the best of their abbilities.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Skowhegan Area High School performed on average about the same as 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
201039.0%39.0%46.0%
200932.0%32.0%42.0%
 
Reading Test
201041.0%41.0%48.0%
200943.0%43.0%49.0%
 
Science Test
201042.0%42.0%41.0%
200935.0%35.0%41.0%
 
Writing Test
201041.0%41.0%47.0%
200940.0%40.0%46.0%
 
Source: ME Department of Education 2009-2010

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