Achievement First Providence

  • Achievement First Providence serves 451 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

Top Placements

Achievement First Providence places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

  • Achievement First Providence's student population of 451 students has grown by 150% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 190% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students451 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Achievement First Providence
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Achievement First Providence's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Achievement First Providence is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#46 out of 284 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
33%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
40%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Achievement First Providence and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
69%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Achievement First Providence and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Achievement First Providence and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
59%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Achievement First Providence and the percentage of White public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Achievement First Providence and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Achievement First Providence.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.480.36
This chart display the diversity score of Achievement First Providence and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Achievement First Providence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Achievement First Providence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAchievement First Rhode Island School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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