William D'abate Elementary School

William D'abate Elementary School serves 402 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the RI average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
William D'abate Elementary School operates within the Providence School District.

Overview

The student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 402 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Students by Grade William D

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 12:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
77%
22%
Black
13%
8%
White
3%
64%
All Ethnic Groups William D William D
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.
0.39 0.31
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.
89%
38%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,675 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Providence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
5
Number of Students Managed 26,675 2,094
District Total Revenue $421 MM $37 MM
Providence School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $436 MM $34 MM
Providence School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,745 $17,432
Providence School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,407 $16,408
Providence School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paul Cuffee Charter School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Governor Christopher Delsesto Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George J. West El. School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ProvidenceGeorge J. West El. School
    145 Beaufort St
    ProvidenceRI 02908
    (401)456-9337
    0.6 mi | 750 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ProvidenceFrank D. Spaziano Elementary School
    85 Laurel Hill Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02909
    (401)456-9389
    0.7 mi | 422 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • ProvidenceFrank D. Spaziano Annex Elementary School
    240 Laban St
    ProvidenceRI 02909
    (401)456-1783
    0.7 mi | 220 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • ProvidenceWebster Avenue School
    191 Webster Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02909
    (401)456-9414
    0.8 mi | 372 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ProvidenceAsa Messer El. School
    1655 Westminster St
    ProvidenceRI 02909
    (401)456-9401
    1 mi | 599 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Providence, RI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.29, which is lower than the Rhode Island average of 0.34. The most diverse school in Providence is Martin Luther King El. School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.