Harris School

  • Harris School serves 450 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 11% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Harris School 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% 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

  • Harris School's student population of 450 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harris 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 Harris School is 0.68, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#267 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
25%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
46%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harris 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

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