Gorham High School



Gorham High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gorham High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 203
10 213
11 222
12 201

Gorham High School is a public high school of the Gorham Public Schools located in Gorham, ME. It has 839 students in grades 9th through 12th. Gorham High School is the 14th largest public high school in Maine and the 7,073rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.7 to 1.

Total Students: 839
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,073rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Maine: 14th out of 125
Student/Teacher Rank in Maine: 103rd out of 125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maine: 17th out of 125

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Gorham High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 423
(50%)
423
(50%)
 Female 416
(50%)
416
(50%)

Gorham High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 776
(92%)
776
(92%)
 Black 17
(2%)
17
(2%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
15
(2%)
 Hispanic 14
(2%)
14
(2%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
12
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Gorham High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 670
(80%)
670
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 145
(17%)
145
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(3%)
24
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Gorham High School is ranked 52nd out of 125 ranked schools in Maine, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gorham High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 42.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Gorham High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 861
2006 890
2007 873
2008 859
2009 822
2010 867
2011 862
2012 846
2013 845
2014 840
2015 839

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 13.9
2007 13.4
2008 13.4
2009 13.1
2010 14.2
2011 13.7
2012 13.4
2013 13.7
2014 13.8
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13704994192799
2006 0.1123595505618
2007 0.15693012600229
2008 0.21071012805588
2009 0.2007299270073
2010 0.17531718569781
2011 0.029002320185615
2012 0.21867612293144
2013 0.21065088757396
2014 0.24285714285714
2015 0.20143027413588

Compare Gorham High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,151.6% 11.5:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.1%
 
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
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Public 09 - 12 839 13.7:1  
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Windham High School
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Public 09 - 12 979 12.2:1 8 miles
Deering High School
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Public 09 - 12 901 13.5:1 8 miles
Greater Portland Christian School
South Portland, ME
Private PK - 12 140 8:1 9 miles
Cheverus High School
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Private 09 - 12 471 9:1 9 miles
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Private PK - 12 582 8:1 10 miles
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