Pocasset School

Tel: (401)624-6654
Grades PK-4
237 students
Pocasset School serves 237 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the RI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Pocasset School operates within the Tiverton School District.

School Overview

The student population of 237 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 237 students
Pocasset School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pocasset School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Pocasset School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pocasset School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Pocasset School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Pocasset School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Black
2%
8%
Pocasset School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
94%
61%
Pocasset School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Pocasset School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown RI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.12 0.33
Pocasset School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
35%
42%
Pocasset School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
5%
5%
Pocasset School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,873 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,990 is less than the state average of $18,095. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,075 is less than the state average of $17,880. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Tiverton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 1,873 1,448
Tiverton School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $36 MM
Tiverton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $32 MM $35 MM
Tiverton School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,990 $18,095
Tiverton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,075 $17,880
Tiverton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Tiverton High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Matthew J Kuss Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Atlantis Charter School (0.6 miles away)
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