Hugh Cole School

50 Asylum Road
Warren, RI 02885
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 509 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Hugh Cole School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 23%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 509 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • : Bottom 50% in RI
  • : 19% (Top 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hugh Cole School's student population of 509 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Hugh Cole School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 288 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hugh Cole School is 0.35, 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.
This School
State Level (RI)
#156 out of 288 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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19%
23%
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32%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
29%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
80%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.35
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hugh Cole School's ranking?
Hugh Cole School is ranked #156 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?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 23% RI state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% RI state average).
How many students attend Hugh Cole School?
509 students attend Hugh Cole School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Hugh Cole School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hugh Cole School?
Hugh Cole School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Rhode Island state average of 13:1.
What grades does Hugh Cole School offer ?
Hugh Cole School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Hugh Cole School part of?
Hugh Cole School is part of Bristol Warren School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 509 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Top 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

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