East Providence High School

East Providence High School serves 1,517 students in grades 9-12.
East Providence High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower 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 43% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

East Providence High School's student population of 1,517 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,517 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

East Providence High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 East Providence High School is 0.47, 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
#172 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
14%
9%
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White
71%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.60
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Graduation Rate
88%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Providence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Providence High School is Seekonk High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edward Martin Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Emma G. Whiteknact School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Providence East Providence Career Technical Vocational School

    0.1 miles
    1998 Pawtucket Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401) 435-7815
    0.1 n/a n/a
  • East Providence Emma G. Whiteknact School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
    0.5 miles
    261 Grosvenor Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401) 435-7828
    0.5 K-5 295
  • East Providence Orlo Avenue School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 293 students
    0.6 miles
    25 Orlo Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401) 433-7836
    0.6 K-5 293
  • East Providence Edward Martin Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 699 students
    0.8 miles
    111 Brown Street
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401) 435-7819
    0.8 6-8 699
  • East Providence Kent Heights School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 288 students
    1.2 miles
    2680 Pawtucket Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401) 435-7824
    1.2 K-5 288

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