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Lawrence Jr High School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7 School Street
Fairfield, ME 04937
Phone
(207) 453-4200
District
RSU 49/MSAD 49
County
SOMERSET COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
314
Classroom Teachers
29

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Maine

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.8% of ME schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Lawrence Jr High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
47%
46%
62%
59%
32%
33%
47%
46%
62%
59%
32%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
45%
47%
52%
58%
37%
36%
45%
47%
52%
58%
37%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
11
12
11
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 151 48.1%
Grade 8 163 51.9%
Total 314 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.8% 96.1% 90.6%
Black 0.6% 0.6% 4.3%
Hispanic 2.3% 2.6% 2.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.4% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.5% 53.7% 39.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.9% 46.8% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 6.9% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,974 1,372,247
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 89.2 44
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.4% 4.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.0% 16.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.9% 29.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 37.0% 29.2%
65 OR OLDER 19.7% 20.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,344 573,684
Single Parent Households With Children 6.2% 8.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.4% 93.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.4% 32.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.5% 10.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.3% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.3% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.1% 14.2%
$15,000 or less 12.2% 10.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,730 $16,294,840 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,009 $2,126,972 6.8%
Staff $426 $898,008 2.9%
General Administration $615 $1,296,420 4.1%
School Administration $706 $1,488,248 4.7%
Operation $1,713 $3,611,004 11.5%
Transportation $779 $1,642,132 5.2%
Other $201 $423,708 1.3%
Total Support $5,451 $11,490,708 36.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,759 $3,707,972 11.8%
Total Expenditures $14,939 $31,491,412 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,843 $1,521,354,608 50.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,121 $192,774,725 6.4%
Staff $748 $128,665,932 4.2%
General Administration $568 $97,702,273 3.2%
School Administration $853 $146,790,632 4.8%
Operation $1,569 $269,891,323 8.9%
Transportation $805 $138,506,302 4.6%
Other $216 $37,235,102 1.2%
Total Support $5,880 $1,011,557,861 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,922 $502,697,678 16.6%
Total Expenditures $17,645 $3,035,611,960 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%