James R. D. Oldham School

640 Bullocks Point Ave,

Riverside, RI, 02915

Tel: (401)433-6250
Grades: KG-5

177 students

James R. D. Oldham School serves 177 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the RI average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
James R. D. Oldham School operates within the East Providence School District.

Overview

The student population of 177 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 177 students
James R. D. Oldham School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
James R. D. Oldham School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade James R. D. Oldham School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 12:1
James R. D. Oldham School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
James R. D. Oldham School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
James R. D. Oldham School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
9%
22%
James R. D. Oldham School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
10%
8%
James R. D. Oldham School Black (1988-2012)
White
68%
64%
James R. D. Oldham School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups James R. D. Oldham School Sch Ethnicity James R. D. Oldham School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.51 0.54
James R. D. Oldham School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
42%
38%
James R. D. Oldham School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
10%
6%
James R. D. Oldham School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,431 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name East Providence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 5,431 1,548
East Providence School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $37 MM
East Providence School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $83 MM $34 MM
East Providence School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,106 $17,432
East Providence School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,392 $16,408
East Providence School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Riverside Waddington School
    101 Legion Way
    Riverside , RI , 02915
    (401)433-6235
    1  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Riverside Meadowcrest Early Childhood Elementary School
    60 Bart Dr
    Riverside , RI , 02915
    (401)433-6209
    1.1  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Riverside Riverside Middle School
    179 Forbes St
    Riverside , RI , 02915
    (401)433-6230
    1.3  mi  |  593  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Barrington Primrose Hill School
    Middle Hwy
    Barrington , RI , 02806
    (401)247-3170
    1.5  mi  |  332  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Barrington Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Barrington Middle School
    Middle Hwy
    Barrington , RI , 02806
    (401)247-3160
    1.5  mi  |  791  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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