Sanford, ME
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Sanford 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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Sanford Public Schools School District Details

Sanford Public Schools School District
917 Maine St Suite 200
Sanford, ME 04073

3,060 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Sanford 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
Carl J Lamb School
233 Shaws Ridge Road
Sanford, ME, 04073
KG-06
Lafayette School
69 Brook Street
Sanford, ME, 04073
PK-03
Margaret Chase Smith Sch.-Sanford School
248 Twombly Road
Sanford, ME, 04073
KG-03
Sanford High School
52 Sanford High School Blvd
Sanford, ME, 04073
09-12
Sanford Jr High School
708 Main Street
Sanford, ME, 04073
06-08
Sanford Regional Technical Center School
52 Sanford High School Blvd
Sanford, ME, 04073
N-N
Willard School
668 Main Street
Sanford, ME, 04073
01-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.6% 92.6%
Black 1.2% 3.3%
Hispanic 2.4% 2.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.1% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.0% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,790 $23,720,550 52.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,314 $4,001,130 8.8%
Staff $723 $2,201,535 4.9%
General Administration $363 $1,105,335 2.4%
School Administration $801 $2,439,045 5.4%
Operation $1,250 $3,806,250 8.4%
Transportation $549 $1,671,705 3.7%
Other $251 $764,295 1.7%
Total Support $5,251 $15,989,295 35.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,850 $5,633,250 12.4%
Total Expenditures $14,891 $45,343,095 100.0%
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%