Alfred Lima, Senior El School

  • Alfred Lima, Senior El School serves 636 students in grades 2-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the RI average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
  • Alfred Lima, Senior El School operates within the Providence School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-5
Total Students 636 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
3%
Hispanic
70%
24%
Black
14%
8%
White
7%
60%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.49 0.58
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.
83%
41%
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%

District Comparison

  • Providence School District's student population of 23,267 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,801 is higher than the state average of $18,649. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,092 is less than the state average of $18,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Providence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
4
Number of Students Managed 23,267 1,618
District Total Revenue $448 MM $30 MM
District Spending $431 MM $30 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,801 $18,649
District Spending / Student $18,092 $18,229
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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