Dunn's Corners School

8 1/2 Plateau Road
Westerly, RI 02891
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Dunn's Corners School serves 326 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Dunn's Corners School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Dunn's Corners School's student population of 326 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Dunn's Corners School is ranked within the top 30% of all 287 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dunn's Corners School is 0.27, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#79 out of 287 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
25%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
85%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWesterly School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dunn's Corners School is Westerly High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Westerly Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westerly Westerly Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 870 students
    0.8 miles
    10 Sandy Hill Road
    Westerly, RI 02891
    (401) 348-2750
    0.8 5-8 870
  • Westerly State Street School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 313 students
    2.7 miles
    35 State Street
    Westerly, RI 02891
    (401) 348-2340
    2.7 K-4 313
  • Westerly Westerly High School Math: 38% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 798 students
    2.9 miles
    23 Ward Avenue
    Westerly, RI 02891
    (401) 596-2109
    2.9 9-12 798
  • Westerly Westerly Inclusion Preschool P
    Grades: PK | 90 students
    3.0 miles
    23 Highland Avenue
    Westerly, RI 02891
    (401) 315-1538
    3 PK 90
  • Pawcatuck West Broad Street School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 3-4 | 126 students
    3.7 miles
    131 West Broad St.
    Pawcatuck, CT 06379
    (860) 599-5633
    3.7 3-4 126

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