1113 Aquidneck Avenue
Middletown, RI 02842
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Joseph H. Gaudet School serves 694 students in grades 5-8.
Joseph H. Gaudet School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 35% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Joseph H. Gaudet School's student population of 694 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
694 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Joseph H. Gaudet School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Joseph H. Gaudet School is 0.48, 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 Data
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State Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#170 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
25%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
71%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 694 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in RI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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