James L. Mcguire School

  • James L. Mcguire School serves 257 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • James L. Mcguire School's student population of 257 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James L. Mcguire School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James L. Mcguire School is 0.60, which is more 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#146 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James L. Mcguire School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in James L. Mcguire School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
8%
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White
58%
59%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James L. Mcguire School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.600.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James L. Mcguire 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 NameNorth Providence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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