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  • Fourteenth Street School
  • 224 Fourteenth Street, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 144
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
65%
  • Fruit Street School
  • 175 Fruit Street, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 346
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
64%
  • Mary Snow School
  • 435 Broadway, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 255
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
60%
  • Abraham Lincoln School
  • 45 Forest Avenue, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 230
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
57%
  • William S. Cohen School
  • 304 Garland Street, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 385
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
45%
  • Bangor High School
  • 885 Broadway, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,140
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
45%
  • Vine Street School
  • 66 Vine Street, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 198
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
45%
  • James F. Doughty School
  • 143 Fifth Street, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 395
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
42%
  • Fairmount School
  • 58 Thirteenth Street, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 317
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
40%
  • Downeast School
  • 100 Moosehead Blvd, Bangor
  • Bangor Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 374
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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Bangor school information

IndexBangorMaineNational
Average Test Scores53%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools1134579,221
Total private schools88924,874
Total post-secondary schools6457,963
The Bangor, ME educational system consists of 11 public schools, 8 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools. Bangor public schools have average test scores of 53% which is 30% higher than than the Maine average and 7% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bangor public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Maine and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.5% have completed high school, 30.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Bangor

IndexBangorMaineNational
Completed 8th grade87.4%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school86.5%86.8%83.0%
Completed some college61.3%58.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.4%39.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.4%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters11.8%10.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.4%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.3%1.3%

Bangor, ME School Districts

Bangor

There are a total of 11 public schools, 8 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools in Bangor. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bangor, ME schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Bangor, ME, an average of 87.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Bangor schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Bangor, ME schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orono, ME9,60154%9%
Hampden, ME3,72754%9%
Winterport, ME1,21143%13%
Brewer, ME9,28442%15%
Old Town, ME7,65539%20%
Bangor, ME32,49153%7%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lewiston, ID32,48444%10%
Englewood, CO32,52322%55%
Juneau, AK32,52440%19%
Waxahachie, TX32,53674%49%
Hopkinsville, KY32,44237%25%
Bangor, ME32,49153%7%
Source: The Bangor, ME education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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