Gorham Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

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Gorham Public Schools School District Details

Gorham Public Schools School District
75 South St.
Gorham, ME 04038

2,742 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 11)

Gorham Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Maine

(10 is best)

Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
57%
46%
68%
56%
46%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Gorham High School
41 Morrill Avenue
Gorham, ME, 04038
09-12
Gorham Middle School
106 Weeks Road
Gorham, ME, 04038
06-08
Great Falls Elementary School
73 Justice Way
Gorham, ME, 04038
KG-05
Narragansett Elementary School
284 Main Street
Gorham, ME, 04038
KG-05
Village Elementary School-Gorham School
12 Robie Street
Gorham, ME, 04038
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.1% 90.6%
Black 2.0% 4.3%
Hispanic 2.8% 2.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.4% 39.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.8% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 5.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,585 $23,943,565 58.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,166 $3,251,974 8.0%
Staff $631 $1,759,859 4.3%
General Administration $515 $1,436,335 3.5%
School Administration $784 $2,186,576 5.4%
Operation $1,079 $3,009,331 7.4%
Transportation $613 $1,709,657 4.2%
Other $172 $479,708 1.2%
Total Support $4,960 $13,833,440 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,043 $2,908,927 7.1%
Total Expenditures $14,588 $40,685,932 100.0%
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%