Mt Desert Island High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,787
College Readiness Index
21.3
Math Proficiency
2.5
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 529 Students
  • 49 Teachers

Mt Desert Island High School
1081 EAGLE LAKE RD
MOUNT DESERT, ME 04660

Phone: (207) 288-5011

District: Mt Desert Csd

Overview

Mt Desert Island High School is ranked 20th within Maine. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Mt Desert Island High School is 23 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 6 percent. Mt Desert Island High School is the only high school in the Mt Desert Csd.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1787
State Rank
#20

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 529
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 6%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 49

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 51%
Proficient in Math 56%
College Readiness Index 21.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 529
Proficient in Reading (district average) 51%
Proficient in Math (district average) 56%
College Readiness (district average) 21.3

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