Wells High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#600
College Readiness Index
42.5
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 438 Students
  • 39 Teachers

Wells High School
200 SANFORD RD
WELLS, ME 04090

Phone: (207) 646-7011

District: Wells-Ogunquit Csd

Overview

Wells High School is ranked 5th within Maine. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Wells High School is 54 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 7 percent. Wells High School is the only high school in the Wells-Ogunquit Csd.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#600
State Rank
#5

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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 438
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 7%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 25%
Full-Time Teachers 39

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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 68%
Proficient in Math 66%
College Readiness Index 42.5

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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 438
Proficient in Reading (district average) 68%
Proficient in Math (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 42.5

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