James R. D. Oldham School

  • James R. D. Oldham School serves 157 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • James R. D. Oldham School's student population of 157 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students157 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James R. D. Oldham School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James R. D. Oldham School is 0.53, 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#168 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James R. D. Oldham 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 Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
12%
8%
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White
66%
59%
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James R. D. Oldham School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.530.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James R. D. Oldham 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 NameEast Providence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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