Samuel D Hanson School is located in Buxton, ME and is one of 10 elementary schools in Maine School Administrative District 06 Buxton. It is a public school that serves 115 students in grades 4-5.
Samuel D Hanson School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Maine in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Samuel D Hanson School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2010)
In 2010, Samuel D Hanson School had 41% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Maine had 42% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2010)
Msad 06 Buxton District Spending
The Msad 06 Buxton spends $11,075 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 39% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Msad 06 Buxton District
In 2010, Samuel D Hanson School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.
The Maine Educational Assessment (MEA) is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading and math in grades 3 through 8. In grades 5 and 8 students are assessed in writing and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at four levels: exceeds the standard, meets the standard, partially meets the standard, and does not meet the standard. The goal is for students to score at or above the standard level.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Maine, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2009 Maine Educational Assessment for all subjects tested.more...