Hampden Meadows School

297 New Meadow Road
Barrington, RI 02806
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Hampden Meadows School serves 522 students in grades 4-5.
Hampden Meadows School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 67% (which is higher 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 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hampden Meadows School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Hampden Meadows School's student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students522 students
This chart display total students of Hampden Meadows School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Hampden Meadows School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Hampden Meadows School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Hampden Meadows School by grade.

School Comparison

Hampden Meadows School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Hampden Meadows School is 0.32, 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
#22 out of 287 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Hampden Meadows School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hampden Meadows School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hampden Meadows School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
82%
58%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of White public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hampden Meadows School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score
0.320.60
This chart display the diversity score of Hampden Meadows 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
5%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hampden Meadows School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hampden Meadows 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 NameBarrington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hampden Meadows School is Barrington High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barrington Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sowams Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barrington Sowams Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-3 | 250 students
    0.5 miles
    364 Sowams Road
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401) 247-3180
    0.5 K-3 250
  • Barrington Barrington High School Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,144 student
    1.1 miles
    220 Lincoln Avenue
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401) 247-3150
    1.1 9-12 1,144
  • Barrington Barrington Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 782 students
    1.6 miles
    261 Middle Highway
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401) 247-3160
    1.6 6-8 782
  • Barrington Primrose Hill School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 316 students
    1.6 miles
    60 Middle Highway
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401) 247-3170
    1.6 PK-3 316
  • Barrington Nayatt School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-3 | 323 students
    1.8 miles
    400 Nayatt Road
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401) 247-3175
    1.8 K-3 323

School Reviews

Review Hampden Meadows School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Summer vacation may be a time for relaxation, but being away from school may result in significant learning loss. Learn about how you can keep your child’s brain sharp this summer.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?