Dr. Edward Ricci School

  • Dr. Edward Ricci School serves 416 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower 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 45% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • Dr. Edward Ricci School's student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr. Edward Ricci School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. Edward Ricci School is 0.53, which is more 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#193 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
25%
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Black
8%
8%
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White
65%
59%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Providence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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