Rhode Island Charter Public Schools

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There are 18 charter public schools in Rhode Island serving 4,662 students.
Learn more about how charter schools work.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Rhode Island state average of 36%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Rhode Island Charter Public Schools

State Statistics

About This State (RI) (RI) State Statistics Nationwide Statistics
Population (Approximate) 1,047,359 people 304,788,178 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 33% 25%
Median Household Income $66,325 $46,250
Recent Public School Articles
Students of Color Disproportionately Disciplined in Schools
Students of Color Disproportionately Disciplined in Schools
Research shows that students of color face a disproportionate number of disciplinary actions in U.S. public schools. Learn about these disparities, as well as the policies that fuel them. Also learn about suggested measures to address this problem.
Charter Schools Produce More Graduates than Public Schools
Studies show that graduation rates at charter schools outpace graduation rates at public schools. Learn how charter schools have been able to improve graduation rates, and the positive effects charter schools have on studentsí lives in the long-term.
Changing Demographics Will Alter the Diversity of Public Schools
Learn about projected changes in public school enrollment of various ethnic groups and what problems may be ahead for state education systems as they try to cope with increasing financial demands as a result of increased enrollment.