Scituate High School

Tel: (401)647-4120
Grades: 9-12

480 students

Scituate High School serves 480 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the RI average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Scituate High School operates within the Scituate School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the RI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 480 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 480 students
Scituate High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Scituate High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Scituate High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 10:1 12:1
Scituate High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Scituate High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
1%
22%
Scituate High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
n/a
8%
White
97%
64%
Scituate High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Scituate High School Sch Ethnicity Scituate High 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.
0.06 0.31
Scituate High 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.
9%
38%
Scituate High 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.
4%
6%
Scituate High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,548 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Scituate School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 1,548 2,094
Scituate School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 82%
Scituate School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $37 MM
Scituate School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $34 MM
Scituate School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,787 $17,432
Scituate School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,781 $16,408
Scituate 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 Ponaganset High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Scituate Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Scituate School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North ScituateScituate Middle School
    94 Trimtown Rd
    North ScituateRI 02857
    (401)647-4123
    0 mi | 406 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • North ScituateNorth Scituate School
    46 Institute Ln
    North ScituateRI 02857
    (401)647-4110
    2 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • North ScituateFogarty Memorial Elementary School
    736 Snake Hill Rd
    North ScituateRI 02857
    (401)568-6211
    3.8 mi | 340 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • JohnstonBrown Avenue School
    14 Brown Ave
    JohnstonRI 02919
    (401)934-0270
    3.9 mi | 233 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • ClayvilleClayville School
    3 George Washington Hwy
    ClayvilleRI 02815
    (401)647-4115
    4.4 mi | 161 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Providence County, 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 0.39, which is higher than the Rhode Island average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Providence County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.