234 Daboll Street
Providence, RI 02907
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Charles N. Fortes Academy serves 345 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 56%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 71%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Charles N. Fortes Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

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School Overview

Charles N. Fortes Academy's student population of 345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Charles N. Fortes Academy is 0.55, 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 Data
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State Level (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
34%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
45%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
64%
25%
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Black
19%
9%
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White
7%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 30% in RI)

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