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 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State 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 Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
64%
28%
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Black
24%
9%
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White
5%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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 District Name
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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