Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program serves 19 students in grades 8-12.
Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program placed in the top 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 30%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program's student population of 19 students has declined by 65% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
19 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program is ranked within the top 50% of all 290 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#91 out of 290 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
2:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
47%
28%
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Black
21%
9%
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White
16%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
≤10%
86%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 19 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 2:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤10% (Btm 50% in RI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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