Governor Christopher Delsesto

152 Springfield Street
Providence, RI 02909
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Governor Christopher Delsesto serves 915 students in grades 6-8.
Governor Christopher Delsesto 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 3% (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 3% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Governor Christopher Delsesto places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Governor Christopher Delsesto's student population of 915 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students915 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

Governor Christopher Delsesto 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 Governor Christopher Delsesto is 0.40, 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
#286 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
77%
25%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
5%
58%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.400.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Governor Christopher Delsesto is Sheila Skip Nowell (capital) (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Broadway Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anthony Carnevale Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Providence Anthony Carnevale Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 554 students
    0.0 miles
    50 Springfield Street
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 278-0554
    0 PK-5 554
  • Providence West Broadway Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 478 students
    0.0 miles
    29 Bainbridge Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 456-9102
    0 5-8 478
  • Providence Achievement First Iluminar Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-3 | 367 students
    0.5 miles
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1116
    0.5 K-3 367
  • Providence Achievement First Providence Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 451 students
    0.5 miles
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1106
    0.5 K-4 451
  • Providence Af Providence Mayoral Middle School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5 | 100 students
    0.5 miles
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1120
    0.5 5 100

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