Sanford High School

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52 Sanford High Blvd

Sanford, ME 04073

(207) 324-4050

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,032

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Sanford High School

As a student at Sanford High, I believe this school is decent, but is moving towards the wrong direction. The students, while some are smart, don't try. Many ignore work, and refuse to do some when asked. Students can easily skip courses, because teachers don't ask questions. The few that do, however, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/07/13

My school is an excellent school. It may have its flaws, but we are one of the few Regional Technical schools in Maine. We have our issues, our small lockers, and crowded hallways, but people genuinely enjoy learning at Sanford High School. We are due for a new school, which is coming soon, but in the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/30/13

When I graduated in 2005, I left with an excellent education because I worked at it. That being said, the teachers I had were thoughtful, evocative, helpful, and supportive. I did realize that if you did not take an honors or AP class in math, the quality of teaching was not stellar. However, there's ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/21/13

Sanford High School, like any school, is what you make of it. When I graduated a few years ago there were more than adequate oportunities to join sports, clubs and get academic assistance. There were several options for the arts. I took several AP and honors level courses while there that helped to ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/04/09

unsafe school, poor quility of teachers, i pulled my kids out of this school do to safety issues, they put there pay checks before the students education,

Posted by a parent on 01/20/09

Sanford High School along with Noble High School are horrible. The classes are crowded and busy. Teachers are not interested in getting to know any particular student and aren't very helpful. I then went to Sanford's Alternative program which was decent until teachers began talking like students about ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/25/08

Sanford High School has been excellent for my duaghter entering her junior year and as parents we look forward to the high school experience our yonuger daughter, who will be entering her freshmen year. Principla Young, Vice Principal Roberts and Guidance Director are tremendous leaders and have put ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/08

Sanford is a quality school with good people. Everything is there if you put your time to good use.

Posted by a parent on 08/20/08

sanford is a boring school they only help the super bright kids or the kids ont he verge of quiting they have no room for average

Posted by a parent on 03/22/08

sanford was a good high school, the teachers really did wonderful to make sure you was always part of the class. but there was a lack of money going into classes!!!!!!!! it all went to the sports teams, the arts department was all paid for by the teachers!!! I really think the school needs to rebuget ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 05/30/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Sanford High School

MHSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Sanford High School
Sanford School Department
* In 2011-2012 Maine used the Maine High School Assessment (MHSA) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math, writing and science. The results reported show how well students are mastering state standards, specific skills defined by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Sanford schools — Sanford High School is located at 52 Sanford High Blvd, Sanford ME 04073. 52 Sanford High Blvd is in the 04073 ZIP code in Sanford, ME The school district for Sanford High School is the Sanford School Department. Sanford High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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