Roger Williams Middle School

Roger Williams Middle School serves 717 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the RI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Roger Williams Middle School operates within the Providence School District.

Overview

The student population of 717 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 717 students
Roger Williams Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Roger Williams Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Roger Williams Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Roger Williams Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
1%
Roger Williams Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Roger Williams Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
72%
23%
Roger Williams Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
19%
8%
Roger Williams Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
3%
63%
Roger Williams Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Roger Williams Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Roger Williams Middle 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.
0.45 0.32
Roger Williams Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
83%
40%
Roger Williams Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
6%
Roger Williams Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,364 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,745 is higher than the state average of $17,432. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,407 is higher than the state average of $16,408. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name Providence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
5
Number of Students Managed 28,364 1,712
Providence School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $421 MM $37 MM
Providence School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $436 MM $34 MM
Providence School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,745 $17,432
Providence School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,407 $16,408
Providence School District 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 W B Cooley & Academy Internationa (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gilbert Stuart Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary E. Fogarty El. School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ProvidenceW B Cooley & Academy Internationa
    182 Thurbers Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)456-1781
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 717 students                      
  • ProvidenceMary E. Fogarty El. School
    199 Oxford St
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)456-9381
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 463 students                      
  • ProvidenceCornel Young & Charlotte Woods Elementary School
    674 Prairie Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)278-0515
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 674 students                      
  • ProvidenceHighlander Charter
    Charter School
    42 Lexington Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02907
    (401)277-2600
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 314 students                      
  • ProvidenceRobert L. Bailey, Iv Elementary School
    65 Gordon Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)456-1735
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 496 students                      

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