Hope Highlands Middle School

  • Hope Highlands Middle School serves 398 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 43% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hope Highlands Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hope Highlands Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

  • Hope Highlands Middle School's student population of 398 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 61% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hope Highlands Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Hope Highlands Middle School is 0.27, 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#139 out of 287 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
25%
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Black
1%
9%
White
85%
58%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCranston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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