Garden City School

  • Garden City School serves 293 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher 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 60-64% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Garden City School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Garden City School's student population of 293 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garden City School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Garden City School is 0.52, 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#64 out of 287 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
25%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
67%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCranston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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  • Cranston Glen Hills School
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    0.9 miles
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