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Winthrop Grade School

Public | PK-5 | 418 students

 

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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 62% in 2013.

55 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
91%

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
78%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 68% in 2013.

55 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
92%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
89%
Scale: % proficient or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Maine used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Maine Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 66% in 2013.

57 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
73%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 69% in 2013.

57 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
75%
Scale: % proficient or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Maine used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Maine Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 62% in 2013.

71 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
74%

2010

 
 
74%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 71% in 2013.

71 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
83%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 45% in 2013.

71 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
51%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
56%
Scale: % proficient or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Maine used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Maine Department of Education

Science

The state average for Science was 70% in 2013.

72 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
68%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
83%
Scale: % proficient or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Maine used the Maine Educational Assessment (MEA) to test students in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MEA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Maine Department of Education

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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 94% 92%
Black 3% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Hispanic 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 4%N/A43%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Teacher resources

Special staff resources available to students College counselor(s)
Computer specialist(s)
Instructional aide(s)/coach(es)
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Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

Staff resources available to students
  • Computer specialist(s)

Arts & music

Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
Music
  • Instrumental music lessons
Performing and written arts
  • Creative writing
  • Drama

Health & athletics

Staff resources available to students
  • Instructional aide(s)/coach(es)
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Resources

Staff resources available to students
  • College counselor(s)
  • Computer specialist(s)
  • Instructional aide(s)/coach(es)
Extra learning resources offered
  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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Arts & music

Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
Music
  • Instrumental music lessons
Performing arts
  • Creative writing
  • Drama
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School leaders, update and verify information here.

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23 Highland Ave
Winthrop, ME 04364
Phone: (207) 377-2241

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