Camden-Rockport Middle School

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School Profile

School: Camden-Rockport Middle School
County: Knox
Population: 8180 (Camden: 4850 and Rockport: 3330 - 2010 Census Data)
Grades: 5 - 8
Enrollment: 360

Class Sizes:  18 – 24 students
Student to FTE Teacher ratio:  9:1
% Economically Disadvantaged:   29%
% Identified Gifted and Talented: 17% (Grades 7 & 8 only)
% Identified Special Education:   15%
% Identified 504: 4%
% Minority: 5%

State Testing Results

On the Fall 2011 state NECAP testing, CRMS scored above state averages on all of the state math and reading achievement tests.  The following chart shows what percentage of CRMS students met or exceeded state standards on each test compared to state averages.

MATH % Meeting or Exceeding Standard
Grade 5 CRMS 74%
Grade 5 State 64%
Grade 6 CRMS 76%
Grade 6 State 65%
Grade 7 CRMS 68%
Grade 7 State 61%
Grade 8 CRMS 90%
Grade 8 State 60%

READING % Meeting or Exceeding Standard
Grade 5 CRMS 75%
Grade 5 State 68%
Grade 6 CRMS 82%
Grade 6 State 72%
Grade 7 CRMS 79%
Grade 7 State 70%
Grade 8 CRMS 97%
Grade 8 State 77%

On the Spring 2012 state MEA testing, CRMS scored above state averages on both state science achievement tests.  The following chart shows what percentage of CRMS students met or exceeded state standards on each test compared to state averages.

SCIENCE % Meeting or Exceeding Standard
Grade 5 CRMS 75%
Grade 5 State 63%
Grade 8 CRMS 90%
Grade 8 State 72%

Further data comparison to other Maine schools shows that CRMS 8th grade students had the highest mean score in Reading, the tied for the fourth highest mean score in Math, and the tied for the second highest score in writing statewide.

GRADE LEVEL/TEST State Ranking
Grade 8 Reading Top School in state - mean score of 860
Grade 8 Mathematics Tied for 4th highest in state - mean score of 850
Grade 8 Writing Tied for 2nd highest in state - mean score of 847