Barrington Middle School

261 Middle Highway
Barrington, RI 02806
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Barrington Middle School serves 782 students in grades 6-8.
Barrington Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 70% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 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 and Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

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 declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Awards 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 10% 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 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 Testing Rank
#16 out of 287 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
25%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
87%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barrington Middle School is Barrington High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverside Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primrose Hill School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barrington Primrose Hill School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 316 students
    0.0 miles
    60 Middle Highway
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401) 247-3170
    0 PK-3 316
  • Riverside Waddington School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
    0.5 miles
    101 Legion Way
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401) 433-6235
    0.5 PK-5 466
  • Barrington Barrington High School Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,144 student
    1.4 miles
    220 Lincoln Avenue
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401) 247-3150
    1.4 9-12 1,144
  • Riverside Riverside Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 499 students
    1.4 miles
    179 Forbes Street
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401) 433-6230
    1.4 6-8 499
  • Riverside James R. D. Oldham School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 149 students
    1.5 miles
    60 Bart Drive
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401) 433-6209
    1.5 K-5 149

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