King Middle School

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92 Deering Ave

Portland, ME 04102

(207) 874-8140

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 530

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for King Middle School

This school has been wonderful for my daughter! The teachers really care about the students' academic progress and their growth as individuals and community members. A+!!!

Posted by a parent on 06/14/12

king middle school is great for ebitionary learning! a student at king middle school

Posted by a student on 04/13/10

I attend King, and I love it. I think expeditionary learning is the best way to learn because everybody really gets involved and cares about what they are doing. We are learning about things that are relevant today, not just what a bunch of dead guys thought of. For example, in one expedition, Riverworks, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/19/10

I am so pleased with the wonderful teachers at this school. My child simply loves it!

Posted by a parent on 04/03/08

Do I wish public schools were more rigorous? Yes! But my 6th grader is working on his writing, diagramming sentences and being held accountable. Whenever I am at the school, I hear teachers and staff talking about what is right about kids and how to bring out the best in them. The principal is positive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/28/08

Most teachers are quite good, however there are still many cantankerous teachers. Not too flabby. Expeditionary Learning is quite fun. It is a great school overall, though in some individual areas, it is flabby.

Posted by a parent on 01/23/07

Very poor quality academics. Much group learning. Very squishy, alot of babble and no rigor. Pretends to like parent involvement, but is not earnest about it. Remarkable decline in last 10 years. Poor access to art & music. Good drama and sports. Relies heavily on 'Expeditionary Learning' (Outward ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/26/05

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Test scores for King Middle School

MEA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
King Middle School
Portland Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maine used the Maine Educational Assessment (MEA) to test students in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MEA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Portland schools — King Middle School is located at 92 Deering Ave, Portland ME 04102. 92 Deering Ave is in the 04102 ZIP code in Portland, ME The school district for King Middle School is the Portland Public Schools. King Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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