Deering High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Portland Public Schools" in Portland, ME. There are a total of 937 students and 64 teachers at Deering High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 565 free lunch students and 32 reduced lunch students.
Deering High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.0%, which is 34% lower than the Maine average.
|Taking some courses||122|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||43|
|Passing some courses||79|
|Passing no courses||37|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Deering High School, there are a total of 161 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 122 taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||6.6%||6.0%||1.8%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.0%||0.3%||0.8%||1.2%|
|Longfellow School-portland||50%||0.1||Portland, ME|
|Lincoln Middle School||45%||0.3||Portland, ME|
|Ocean Avenue||46%||0.8||Portland, ME|
|Fred P Hall School||45%||1.2||Portland, ME|
|King Middle School||50%||1.5||Portland, ME|
|Riverton School||24%||1.7||Portland, ME|
|Casco Bay High School||42%||1.8||Portland, ME|
|Presumpscot School||37%||2.0||Portland, ME|
|Portland High School||25%||2.0||Portland, ME|
|Howard C Reiche Community School||37%||2.0||Portland, ME|
|East End Community School||37%||2.1||Portland, ME|
|Baxter Academy For Tech & Sciences||60%||2.3||Portland, ME|
|Population density (sq mi)||3,093||38||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||41%||57%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||89.3%||88.3%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||88.7%||86.8%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||73.2%||58.8%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||54.9%||39.0%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||5.9%||3.0%||3.3%|