Achievement First Providence

Achievement First Providence serves 451 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Achievement First Providence placed in the top 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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 42% (majority Hispanic).

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 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Achievement First Providence is ranked within the top 50% of all 287 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Achievement First Providence is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#92 out of 287 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
70%
25%
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Black
20%
9%
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White
4%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAchievement First Rhode Island School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Achievement First Providence is Sheila Skip Nowell (capital) (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Governor Christopher Delsesto (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Achievement First Iluminar (0.0 miles away)
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