Jamestown School-melrose serves 254 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Jamestown School-melrose placed in the top 10% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 30%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
Jamestown School-melrose ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Jamestown School-melrose's student population of 254 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Jamestown School-melrose is ranked within the top 10% of all 290 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jamestown School-melrose is 0.10, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#20 out of 290 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education
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