Most Diverse Public Schools in Rhode Island

The average public school diversity score in Rhode Island is approximately 0.60 per year (2021-22).
The most diverse public schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The most diverse school in Rhode Island is currently Cunningham School, with a diversity score of 0.73.

Most Diverse Public Schools in Rhode Island (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Diversity Score
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Cunningham School
Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.73
Grades: K-5
40 Baldwin Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6262
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Francis J. Varieur School
Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Diversity Score: 0.73
Grades: K-6
486 Pleasant Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6266
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Vartan Gregorian El. School
Math: 30% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.73
Grades: K-5
455 Wickenden St.
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 456-9377
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
W. R. Dutemple School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: K-5
32 Garden Street
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8104
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
Stadium School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: PK-5
100 Crescent Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8188
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
Joseph Jenks Middle School
Math: 9% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: 6-8
350 Division Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6520
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
Frank E. Thompson Middle School
Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: 5-8
55 Broadway
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 847-1493
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
Samuel Slater Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: 6-8
281 Mineral Spring Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6480
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
Claiborne Pell Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: K-4
35 Dexter Street
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 842-1900
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Henry J. Winters School
Math: 23% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.71
Grades: K-5
481 Broadway
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6272
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
William E. Tolman High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Diversity Score: 0.71
Grades: 9-12
150 Exchange Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6400
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Curvin-mccabe School
Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Diversity Score: 0.71
Grades: K-5
466 Cottage Street
Pawtucket, RI 02861
(401) 729-6258
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Arlington School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.71
Grades: K-5
155 Princess Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8179
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Eden Park School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.71
Grades: K-5
180 Oakland Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8029
Rank: #10 - 1510. - 15.
Agnes E. Little School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.71
Grades: K-5
60 South Bend Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6256
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Nathanael Greene School
Math: 32% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.70
Grades: K-5
723 Central Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02861
(401) 729-6260
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Rogers High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.70
Grades: 9-12
15 Wickham Road
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 847-6235
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Classical High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
Diversity Score: 0.70
Grades: 9-12
770 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 456-9145
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Blackstone Valley Prep Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: K-2
3 Fairlawn Way
Lincoln, RI 02865
(401) 475-2680
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Robert F. Kennedy El. School
Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: PK-5
195 Nelson Street
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 456-9403
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Cranston High School East
Math: 22% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: 9-12
899 Park Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8126
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Daniel D. Waterman School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: K-5
722 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8013
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Fallon Memorial School
Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: PK-5
62 Lincoln Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02861
(401) 729-6254
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Woonsocket Middle At Hamlet
Math: 9% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: 6-8
60 Florence Dr.
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 235-6110
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Hugh B. Bain Middle School
Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: 6-8
135 Gansett Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8010
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Cranston Early Learning Center
Alternative School
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: PK
45 Sprague Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8057
Rank: #19 - 2719. - 27.
Elizabeth Baldwin School
Math: 19% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: K-5
50 Whitman Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6264
Rank: #28 - 3428. - 34.
Woonsocket High School
Math: 12% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: 9-12
777 Cass Avenue
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 767-4703
Rank: #28 - 3428. - 34.
Woonsocket Middle @ Villa Nova
Math: 6% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: 6-8
240 Florence Dr.
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 235-6125
Rank: #28 - 3428. - 34.
Globe Park School
Math: 17% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: PK-5
192 Avenue A
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 767-4830
Rank: #28 - 3428. - 34.
Blackstone Valley Prep E. 2
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: K-4
52 Broad St.
Cumberland, RI 02864
(401) 305-6860
Rank: #28 - 3428. - 34.
Davies Career-tech High School
Vocational School
Math: 16% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: 9-12
50 Jenckes Hill Road
Lincoln, RI 02865
(401) 728-1500
Rank: #28 - 3428. - 34.
Harris School
Math: 16% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: K-5
60 High School Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 767-4856
Rank: #28 - 3428. - 34.
Martin Luther King El. School
Math: 10% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: PK-5
35 Camp Street
Providence, RI 02906
(401) 456-9398
Rank: #35 - 4035. - 40.
Citizens Memorial School
Math: 13% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.67
Grades: 3-5
250 Winthrop Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 767-4850
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