Hugh Cole School

  • Hugh Cole School serves 661 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • Hugh Cole School's student population of 661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hugh Cole School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hugh Cole School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#103 out of 284 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
2%
8%
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White
84%
59%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.290.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hugh Cole School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBristol Warren School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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  • Bristol Rockwell School
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    2.3 miles
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    (401)254-5930
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  • Swansea Gardner
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    2.7 miles
    10 Church Street
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    (508)675-7899
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  • Barrington Nayatt School
    Grades: K-3 | 344 students
    2.7 miles
    400 Nayatt Road
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    (401)247-3175
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