Charles N. Fortes Academy

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 higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
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).

Top Placements

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

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 declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

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 DataThis SchoolState 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 Ratio14:113:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.550.60
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Charles N. Fortes Academy is Highlander Charter (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gilbert Stuart Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alfred Lima Senior El School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Providence Alfred Lima Senior El School Math: 10% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 542 students
    0.1 miles
    222 Daboll Street
    Providence, RI 02907
    (401) 278-0504
    0.1 2-5 542
  • Providence Leviton Dual Language School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 277 students
    0.1 miles
    65 Greenwich Street
    Providence, RI 02907
    (401) 278-2872
    0.1 K-5 277
  • Providence Gilbert Stuart Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 3%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 863 students
    0.2 miles
    188 Princeton Avenue
    Providence, RI 02907
    (401) 456-9341
    0.2 6-8 863
  • Providence Asa Messer El. School Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 527 students
    0.6 miles
    1655 Westminster Street
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 456-9401
    0.6 PK-4 527
  • Providence Highlander Charter Charter School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 534 students
    0.6 miles
    42 Lexington Avenue
    Providence, RI 02907
    (401) 277-2600
    0.6 PK-12 534

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