Roger Williams Middle School

Roger Williams Middle School serves 789 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the RI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Roger Williams Middle School operates within the Providence School District.

School Overview

The student population of 789 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 789 students
Roger Williams Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Roger Williams Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Roger Williams Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Roger Williams Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Roger Williams Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Roger Williams Middle School American Indian Students (2001-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Roger Williams Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
71%
24%
Roger Williams Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
20%
8%
Roger Williams Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
4%
61%
Roger Williams Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.46 0.57
Roger Williams Middle 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.
84%
42%
Roger Williams Middle 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.
2%
5%
Roger Williams Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Providence School District's student population of 23,827 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,071 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Providence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
4
Number of Students Managed 23,827 1,648
Providence School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $431 MM n/a
Providence School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $452 MM n/a
Providence School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,071 n/a
Providence School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,938 n/a
Providence 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 W B Cooley & Academy Internationa (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Highlander Charter (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cornel Young & Charlotte Woods Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ProvidenceW B Cooley & Academy Internationa
    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
    0.1 miles
    182 Thurbers Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)456-1781
    0.19-12617
  • ProvidenceCornel Young & Charlotte Woods Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 693 students
    0.2 miles
    674 Prairie Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)278-0515
    0.2KG-5693
  • ProvidenceMary E. Fogarty El. School
    Grades: KG-5 | 461 students
    0.2 miles
    199 Oxford St
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)456-9381
    0.2KG-5461
  • ProvidenceHighlander CharterCharter School
    Grades: PK-9 | 352 students
    0.4 miles
    42 Lexington Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02907
    (401)277-2600
    0.4PK-9352
  • ProvidenceRobert L. Bailey, Iv Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 469 students
    0.4 miles
    65 Gordon Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)456-1735
    0.4KG-5469

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