Governor Aram J. Pothier School

Governor Aram J. Pothier School serves 480 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Governor Aram J. Pothier School's student population of 480 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Governor Aram J. Pothier School is 0.65, which is more 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Governor Aram J. Pothier School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
44%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Governor Aram J. Pothier School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Governor Aram J. Pothier School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
39%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Governor Aram J. Pothier School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score
0.650.60
This chart display the diversity score of Governor Aram J. Pothier School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Governor Aram J. Pothier School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoonsocket School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Governor Aram J. Pothier School is Woonsocket High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woonsocket Middle @ Villa Nova (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Citizens Memorial School (0.2 miles away)
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