Arlington School

155 Princess Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Arlington School serves 203 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Arlington School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower 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 25-29% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Arlington School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Arlington School's student population of 203 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Arlington School is ranked within the bottom 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 Arlington School is 0.71, which is more 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
#212 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
44%
25%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
28%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCranston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Arlington School is Cranston High School East (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hugh B. Bain Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gladstone Street School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cranston Gladstone Street School Math: 13% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 521 students
    0.4 miles
    50 Gladstone Street
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8080
    0.4 K-5 521
  • Cranston Hugh B. Bain Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 608 students
    0.6 miles
    135 Gansett Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8010
    0.6 6-8 608
  • Cranston Stadium School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
    0.6 miles
    100 Crescent Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8188
    0.6 PK-5 283
  • Cranston Cranston Early Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 19 students
    1.1 miles
    45 Sprague Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8057
    1.1 PK 19
  • Providence Webster Avenue School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
    1.1 miles
    191 Webster Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 456-9414
    1.1 K-5 337

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