James R. D. Oldham School

Tel: (401)433-6209
Grades KG-5
178 students
James R. D. Oldham School serves 178 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the RI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
James R. D. Oldham School operates within the East Providence School District.

School Overview

The student population of 178 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 178 students
James R. D. Oldham School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % James R. D. Oldham School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
James R. D. Oldham School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade James R. D. Oldham School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
James R. D. Oldham School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
James R. D. Oldham School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
15%
24%
James R. D. Oldham School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
11%
8%
James R. D. Oldham School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
66%
61%
James R. D. Oldham School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
James R. D. Oldham School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.33
James R. D. Oldham School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
57%
42%
James R. D. Oldham School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
5%
James R. D. Oldham School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

East Providence School District's student population of 5,321 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,370 in this district is less than the state average of $18,095. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,516 is less than the state average of $17,880. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name East Providence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 5,321 1,448
East Providence School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $36 MM
East Providence School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $83 MM $35 MM
East Providence School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,370 $18,095
East Providence School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,516 $17,880
East Providence School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Barrington High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverside Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waddington School (1 miles away)
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