Kevin K. Coleman School

Kevin K. Coleman School serves 292 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower 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 6-9% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Kevin K. Coleman School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kevin K. Coleman School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Kevin K. Coleman School's student population of 292 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Kevin K. Coleman School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Kevin K. Coleman School is 0.67, which is more 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
#259 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
25%
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Black
8%
9%
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White
28%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoonsocket School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kevin K. Coleman School is Beacon Charter School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Founders Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Globe Park School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woonsocket Globe Park School
    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
    0.7 miles
    192 Avenue A
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 767-4830
    0.7 PK-5 519
  • Woonsocket Beacon Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 235 students
    0.8 miles
    320 Main Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 671-6261
    0.8 9-12 235
  • Woonsocket Founders Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 134 students
    0.8 miles
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 671-6261
    0.8 6-8 134
  • Woonsocket Harris School
    Grades: K-5 | 450 students
    0.8 miles
    60 High School Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 767-4856
    0.8 K-5 450
  • Woonsocket Rise Prep Mayoral Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-2 | 161 students
    0.8 miles
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 765-5127
    0.8 K-2 161

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