Edward Martin Middle School

  • Edward Martin Middle School serves 699 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 19% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edward Martin Middle 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Edward Martin Middle School's student population of 699 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edward Martin Middle 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 Edward Martin Middle School is 0.54, 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#232 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
14%
9%
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White
66%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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

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