Metropolitan Career Technical Center

  • Metropolitan Career Technical Center serves 780 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (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 36% (which is equal to the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Metropolitan Career Technical Center 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 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Metropolitan Career Technical Center's student population of 780 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Metropolitan Career Technical Center 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Metropolitan Career Technical Center is 0.62, 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#211 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
45%
25%
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Black
13%
8%
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White
35%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.60
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMET Career And Technical School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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