Francis School

325 Miantonomo Drive
Warwick, RI 02888
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Francis School serves 219 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is approximately equal to the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Francis School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Francis School's student population of 219 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Francis 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 Francis School is 0.34, 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
#153 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
25%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
80%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWarwick School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Francis School is Pilgrim High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Park View Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holliman School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Warwick Pilgrim High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,433 student
    0.3 miles
    111 Pilgrim Parkway
    Warwick, RI 02888
    (401) 734-3250
    0.3 9-12 1,433
  • Warwick Holliman School
    Grades: K-6 | 277 students
    0.6 miles
    70 Deborah Road
    Warwick, RI 02888
    (401) 734-3170
    0.6 K-6 277
  • Warwick Holden School
    Grades: K-6 | 199 students
    0.8 miles
    61 Hoxsie Avenue
    Warwick, RI 02889
    (401) 734-3455
    0.8 K-6 199
  • Warwick Hoxsie School
    Grades: K-6 | 325 students
    1.0 miles
    55 Glenwood Drive
    Warwick, RI 02889
    (401) 734-3555
    1.0 K-6 325
  • Warwick Wyman School
    Grades: K-6 | 253 students
    1.0 miles
    1 Columbia Avenue
    Warwick, RI 02888
    (401) 734-3180
    1.0 K-6 253

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