Matunuck School

  • Matunuck School serves 199 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Matunuck School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42%.

Top Placements

Matunuck School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

  • Matunuck School's student population of 199 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Matunuck School is ranked within the top 10% of all 282 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Matunuck School is 0.17, 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 School Rank (16-17)#20 out of 282 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
25%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
91%
58%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Matunuck School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Kingstown School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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