Wiscasset High School is located in Wiscasset, ME and is in Wiscasset School Department School District. It is a public school that serves 247 students in grades 9-12.
Wiscasset High School did not make 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 Wiscasset High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2009)
In 2009, Wiscasset High School had 38% 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 (2009)
Wiscasset School Department District Spending
The Wiscasset School Department spends $18,788 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 55% on instruction, 41% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Wiscasset School Department District
In 2009, Wiscasset High School had 9 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Maine average is 12 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Maine High School Assessment (MHSA) 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 grade 11 in critical reading, math and writing.
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 meet or exceed the standard level.