Scituate High School

Scituate High School serves 469 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the RI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Scituate High School operates within the Scituate School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the RI state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 469 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 469 students
Scituate High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Scituate High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Scituate High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Scituate High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Scituate High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.02 0.33
Scituate High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
10%
42%
Scituate High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
3%
5%
Scituate High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,448 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,493 is less than the state average of $18,095. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,247 is less than the state average of $17,880. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Scituate School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 1,448 1,448
Scituate School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 81%
Scituate School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $36 MM
Scituate School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $24 MM $35 MM
Scituate School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,493 $18,095
Scituate School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,247 $17,880
Scituate School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • North ScituateScituate Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 378 students94 Trimtown Rd
    North ScituateRI 02857
    (401)647-4123
    06-8378
  • North ScituateNorth Scituate School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 225 students46 Institute Ln
    North ScituateRI 02857
    (401)647-4110
    2KG-5225
  • North ScituateFogarty Memorial Elementary School
    3.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 304 students736 Snake Hill Rd
    North ScituateRI 02857
    (401)568-6211
    3.8KG-5304
  • JohnstonBrown Avenue School
    3.9 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 233 students14 Brown Ave
    JohnstonRI 02919
    (401)934-0270
    3.91-5233
  • ClayvilleClayville School
    4.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 141 students3 George Washington Hwy
    ClayvilleRI 02815
    (401)647-4115
    4.4PK-5141

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