Toll Gate High School

575 Centerville Rd,

Warwick, RI, 02886-

Tel: (401)734-3300
Grades: 9-12

1,014 students

Toll Gate High School serves 1,014 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the RI average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Toll Gate High School operates within the Warwick School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the RI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1014 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,014 students
Toll Gate High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Toll Gate High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Toll Gate High 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 0.24 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
Toll Gate High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
3%
Toll Gate High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
22%
Toll Gate High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
8%
Toll Gate High School Black (1989-2012)
White
87%
64%
Toll Gate High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Toll Gate High School Sch Ethnicity Toll Gate 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.
0.24 0.54
Toll Gate 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.
20%
38%
Toll Gate 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.
5%
6%
Toll Gate High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,258 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 78% over five years.
School District Name Warwick School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
4
Number of Students Managed 10,258 1,548
Warwick School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 74% 82%
Warwick School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $178 MM $37 MM
Warwick School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $184 MM $34 MM
Warwick School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,628 $17,432
Warwick School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,106 $16,408
Warwick 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 Warwick Career And Technical Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Winman Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Scott School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Warwick Drum Rock Early Elementary School
    575 Centerville Rd
    Warwick , RI , 02886
    (401)734-3490
    0  mi  |  133  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Warwick Winman Junior High School
    575 Centerville Rd
    Warwick , RI , 02886
    (401)734-3375
    0  mi  |  540  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Warwick Warwick Career And Technical Center
    Vocational School
    575 Centerville Rdbldg. 5
    Warwick , RI , 02886
    (401)734-3150
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Warwick Scott School
    833 Centerville Rd
    Warwick , RI , 02886
    (401)734-3585
    0.5  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Warwick Cedar Hill School
    35 Red Chimney Dr
    Warwick , RI , 02886
    (401)734-3535
    1.3  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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