Emma G. Whiteknact School

  • Emma G. Whiteknact School serves 305 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • Emma G. Whiteknact School's student population of 305 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emma G. Whiteknact School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emma G. Whiteknact School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#189 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
13%
8%
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White
63%
59%
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Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
42%
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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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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