Middletown High School

Tel: (401)846-7250
  • Middletown High School serves 636 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 38%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Middletown High 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 top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%.
  • Middletown High School operates within the Middletown School District.
  • Middletown School District's 85-89% graduation rate is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 88%.

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School Overview

  • Middletown High School's student population of 636 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students636 students
Middletown High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Middletown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Middletown High School Total Teachers (1991-2016)
Students by GradeMiddletown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Middletown High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 284 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Middletown High School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Middletown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Middletown High School American Indian Students (2000-2010)
Asian
2%
3%
Middletown High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
12%
24%
Middletown High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
7%
8%
Middletown High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
73%
60%
Middletown High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Middletown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMiddletown High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownRI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.450.35
Middletown High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
Middletown High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
42%
Middletown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
Middletown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Middletown High School is Middletown School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Middletown School District's student population of 2,243 students has decreased by 7% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,262 in this district is less than the state average of $22,026. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,207 is less than the state average of $23,620. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four school years.
    School District NameMiddletown School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    6
    3
    Number of Students Managed2,2431,338
    Middletown School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    40%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    42%
    38%
    District Graduation Rate85-89%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$37 MM$30 MM
    District Spending$37 MM$32 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,262$22,026
    District Spending / Student$15,207$23,620
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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