Gorham, ME
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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Gorham Public Schools School District Details

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

2,631 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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) 94.5% 92.6%
Black 1.5% 3.3%
Hispanic 2.0% 2.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.7% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.6% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,400 $19,669,200 59.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $932 $2,477,256 7.5%
Staff $520 $1,382,160 4.2%
General Administration $445 $1,182,810 3.6%
School Administration $736 $1,956,288 5.9%
Operation $943 $2,506,494 7.6%
Transportation $573 $1,523,034 4.6%
Other $122 $324,276 1.0%
Total Support $4,271 $11,352,318 34.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $794 $2,110,452 6.4%
Total Expenditures $12,464 $33,129,312 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,569 $1,367,857,470 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $887 $160,206,783 6.1%
Staff $629 $113,649,288 4.4%
General Administration $427 $77,216,109 3.0%
School Administration $718 $129,687,455 5.0%
Operation $1,409 $254,681,417 9.8%
Transportation $678 $122,436,734 4.7%
Other $161 $29,114,759 1.1%
Total Support $4,908 $886,985,768 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,975 $356,872,267 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,452 $2,611,727,652 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%