Bernon Heights School

Bernon Heights School serves 450 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 14% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bernon Heights 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bernon Heights School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Bernon Heights 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 Bernon Heights School is 0.57, 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
#233 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
25%
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Black
11%
9%
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White
63%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoonsocket School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bernon Heights School is Beacon Charter School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Woonsocket Middle At Hamlet (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woonsocket Woonsocket Middle At Hamlet
    Grades: 6-8 | 663 students
    0.6 miles
    60 Florence Dr.
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 235-6110
    0.6 6-8 663
  • Woonsocket Woonsocket Middle @ Villa Nova
    Grades: 6-8 | 619 students
    0.7 miles
    240 Florence Dr.
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 235-6125
    0.7 6-8 619
  • Woonsocket Beacon Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 235 students
    0.9 miles
    320 Main Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 671-6261
    0.9 9-12 235
  • Woonsocket Founders Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 134 students
    0.9 miles
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 671-6261
    0.9 6-8 134
  • Woonsocket Rise Prep Mayoral Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-2 | 161 students
    0.9 miles
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 765-5127
    0.9 K-2 161

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