Jamestown School-melrose

76 Melrose Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Jamestown School-melrose serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Jamestown School-melrose placed in the top 5% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jamestown School-melrose places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Jamestown School-melrose's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Jamestown School-melrose is ranked within the top 5% of all 287 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jamestown School-melrose is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 287 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
25%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
93%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJamestown School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jamestown School-melrose is Rogers High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jamestown School-lawn (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jamestown Jamestown School-lawn Math: 58% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5-8 | 219 students
    0.2 miles
    55 Lawn Avenue
    Jamestown, RI 02835
    (401) 423-7010
    0.2 5-8 219
  • Newport Frank E. Thompson Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 599 students
    3.6 miles
    55 Broadway
    Newport, RI 02840
    (401) 847-1493
    3.6 5-8 599
  • Newport Newport Area Career Technical Center Vocational School

    3.8 miles
    15 Wickham Road
    Newport, RI 02840
    (401) 847-2100
    3.8 n/a n/a
  • Newport Rogers High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 666 students
    3.8 miles
    15 Wickham Road
    Newport, RI 02840
    (401) 847-6235
    3.8 9-12 666
  • Newport Claiborne Pell Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 898 students
    4.0 miles
    35 Dexter Street
    Newport, RI 02840
    (401) 842-1900
    4 K-4 898

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