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BIDDEFORD HIGH SCHOOL

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Biddeford High School Overview

Biddeford High School is a part of the Biddeford School Department school district in Biddeford, Maine. As of our last data update the school employs 55.82 full-time teachers. There are 845 students of which 34 receive a free lunch and 0 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

BIDDEFORD HIGH SCHOOL
20 MAPLEWOOD AVE
BIDDEFORD, ME 4005

Mailing Address

BIDDEFORD HIGH SCHOOL
20 MAPLEWOOD AVENUE
BIDDEFORD, ME 4005

General Information

Level: High School
District: Biddeford School Department
Phone Number: 207-282-1596
School ID: 230315000072
Full-time Teachers: 55.82
Total Students: 845
Eligible for Free Lunch: 34
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 0

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 15.14 students per full-time teacher compared to the Maine average of 12.07 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Biddeford High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Maine Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Maine High School Assessment (MHSA) Scores for Biddeford High School
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2013-14Reading29.8%34.5%32.7%*
2013-14Math31.2%30.6%36.4%*
2013-14Science36.6%26.3%34.3%*
2013-14Writing27.2%32.9%36.4%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2012-13Reading25.5%40.6%28.5%*
2012-13Math25.5%39.4%33.9%*
2012-13Science35.7%29.8%33.9%*
2012-13Writing24.8%32.7%39.4%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2011-12Reading29.1%35.4%32.3%*
2011-12Math24.3%29.6%45%*
2011-12Science36.3%28%32.6%*
2011-12Writing23.8%33.9%40.2%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2010-11Reading32.5%31.6%31.1%*
2010-11Math34.7%31.5%31%*
2010-11Writing34.3%32.4%29.1%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2009-10Reading32%30.5%31.5%5.9%
2009-10Math32%32.5%33.5%*
2009-10Writing25.6%36.5%34%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2008-09Reading28.4%34.7%34.2%*
2008-09Math37%33.9%27.3%*
2008-09Writing28.9%36.9%31.6%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2007-08Reading25.1%35.4%35.9%*
2007-08Math31.8%37.9%28.8%*
2007-08Writing29.7%34.9%30.3%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2006-07Reading25.3%31.3%39.4%*
2006-07Math38.2%31.4%29.5%*
2006-07Writing24.7%33.8%39.9%*
YearSubject Well BelowPartially Meeting StandardMeeting StandardExceeding
2005-06Reading25%34.8%34.8%*
2005-06Math24.9%29.3%40.5%*
2005-06Writing21.5%35.6%37.1%*

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students34%45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students35%35-39%
Math: All Female25-29%45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female30-34%35-39%
Math: All Male40-44%45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male35-39%35-39%
Math: High School30-34%45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: High School35-39%35-39%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for York County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for York County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for BIDDEFORD HIGH SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Biddeford Regional Ctr Of Tech

10 Maplewood Ave Biddeford, ME 4005
Distance: ~0 miles

John F Kennedy Memorial School

64 West St Biddeford, ME 4005
Distance: ~1 miles

Biddeford Primary School

320 Hill St Biddeford, ME 4005
Distance: ~1 miles

Young School

36 Tasker St Saco, ME 4072
Distance: ~1 miles

C K Burns School

135 Middle St Saco, ME 4072
Distance: ~1 miles

Saco Transition Program

80 Common St Bldg 2 Saco, ME 4072
Distance: ~1 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Mcarthur Public Library

270 Main Street Biddeford, ME 4005
Distance: ~1 miles

Dyer Library

371 Main Street Saco, ME 4072
Distance: ~2 miles

Ocean Park Memorial Library

11 Temple Avenue Ocean Park, ME 4063
Distance: ~4 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Assessment Data: Maine Department of Education - http://www.maine.gov/doe/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey