Barrington Middle School

  • Barrington Middle School serves 782 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 81% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Barrington Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Barrington Middle School's student population of 782 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students782 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barrington Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 282 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barrington Middle School is 0.24, 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 School Rank (16-17)#11 out of 282 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
25%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
87%
58%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barrington Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.240.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarrington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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