Charlestown Elementary School

  • Charlestown Elementary School serves 279 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • Charlestown Elementary School's student population of 279 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charlestown Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charlestown Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#38 out of 284 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Charlestown Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
87%
59%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Charlestown Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.240.36
This chart display the diversity score of Charlestown Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Charlestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChariho School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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