Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School (Closed 2012)

220 Blackstone St
Providence, RI 02905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School served 501 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 32% (which was lower than the Rhode Island state average of 56%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 41% (which was lower than the Rhode Island state average of 71%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
32%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
41%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
64%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
24%
9%
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White
5%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score
0.530.60
This chart display the diversity score of Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School is Metropolitan Career Technical Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gilbert Stuart Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southside Elementary Charter (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Providence Metropolitan Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 780 students
    0.2 miles
    325 Public Street
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 752-2600
    0.2 9-12 780
  • Providence Southside Elementary Charter Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 95 students
    0.2 miles
    135 Prairie Ave
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 270-9007
    0.2 K-3 95
  • Providence Robert L. Bailey Iv Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 409 students
    0.4 miles
    65 Gordon Avenue
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 456-1735
    0.4 K-5 409
  • Providence Mary E. Fogarty El. School Math: 2% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 452 students
    0.5 miles
    199 Oxford Street
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 456-9381
    0.5 K-5 452
  • Providence Providence Career Technical Vocational School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 689 students
    0.6 miles
    41 Fricker Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 456-9136
    0.6 9-12 689
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