Highlander Secondary Charter S

360 Market Street
Warren, RI 02885
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Highlander Secondary Charter S serves 346 students in grades 7-12.
Highlander Secondary Charter S 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 23%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50% in RI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Highlander Secondary Charter S ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Highlander Secondary Charter S's student population of 346 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Highlander Secondary Charter S is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 288 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Highlander Secondary Charter S is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#245 out of 288 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
23%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
64%
29%
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Black
22%
9%
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White
7%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
50-59%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Highlander Secondary Charter S's ranking?
Highlander Secondary Charter S is ranked #245 out of 288 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Rhode Island.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 23% RI state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% RI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Highlander Secondary Charter S?
The graduation rate of Highlander Secondary Charter S is 50-59%, which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 85%.
How many students attend Highlander Secondary Charter S?
346 students attend Highlander Secondary Charter S.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Highlander Secondary Charter S students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, 7% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Highlander Secondary Charter S?
Highlander Secondary Charter S has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 13:1.
What grades does Highlander Secondary Charter S offer ?
Highlander Secondary Charter S offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Highlander Secondary Charter S part of?
Highlander Secondary Charter S is part of Highlander School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

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