Top 10 Most Improved Public Schools in Rhode Island (2024)

The most improved public schools in Rhode Island are Francis J.
Varieur School, Leo A. Savoie School and Garden City School. A school's improvement is based on a its total rise in ranking spots during the last five years (2019-24).
Improved Rank Range: 28 75 Avg. Improved Rank: 40

Most Improved Public Schools in Rhode Island (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Ranking Change (2019-24)
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Francis J. Varieur School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +75
(from 158 to 83)
Grades: K-6
486 Pleasant Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6266
Rank: #22.
Leo A. Savoie School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +64
(from 233 to 169)
Grades: K-5
990 Mendon Road
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 767-4820
Rank: #33.
Garden City School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Rank Change: +56
(from 113 to 57)
Grades: K-5
70 Plantations Drive
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8073
Rank: #44.
Westerly Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +52
(from 176 to 124)
Grades: 5-8
10 Sandy Hill Road
Westerly, RI 02891
(401) 315-1601
Rank: #55.
B.f. Norton Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +51
(from 134 to 83)
Grades: K-5
364 Broad Street
Cumberland, RI 02864
(401) 722-7610
Rank: #66.
Silver Spring School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +49
(from 158 to 109)
Grades: K-5
120 Silver Spring Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7836
Rank: #77.
Rini Middle College
Charter School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +48
(from 237 to 189)
Grades: 9-12
150 Washington Street
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 680-4900
Rank: #88.
Daniel D. Waterman School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +47
(from 122 to 75)
Grades: K-5
722 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8013
Rank: #99.
Scott School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Rank Change: +46
(from 101 to 55)
Grades: K-5
833 Centerville Road
Warwick, RI 02886
(401) 734-3585
Rank: #1010.
Robertson School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +42
(from 168 to 126)
Grades: K-5
70 Nausauket Road
Warwick, RI 02886
(401) 734-3470
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Park School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +39
(from 122 to 83)
Grades: K-5
40 Asylum Road
Warwick, RI 02886
(401) 734-3690
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Tiogue School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +39
(from 122 to 83)
Grades: K-5
170 East Shore Drive
Coventry, RI 02816
(401) 822-9460
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Scituate Middle School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +39
(from 140 to 101)
Grades: 6-8
94 Trimtown Road
North Scituate, RI 02857
(401) 647-4123
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Bernon Heights School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +39
(from 243 to 204)
Grades: K-5
657 Logee Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 767-4864
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Archie R. Cole MiddleSchool
(Math: 56% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Rank Change: +38
(from 71 to 33)
Grades: 6-8
100 Cedar Avenue
East Greenwich, RI 02818
(401) 398-1333
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Howard Hathaway School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Rank Change: +38
(from 78 to 40)
Grades: K-4
53 Tallman Avenue
Portsmouth, RI 02871
(401) 683-0500
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
John J. Mclaughlin Cumberland
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Rank Change: +37
(from 85 to 48)
Grades: K-5
2602 Mendon Road
Cumberland, RI 02864
(401) 658-1660
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Globe Park School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 14%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +37
(from 271 to 234)
Grades: PK-5
192 Avenue A
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 767-4830
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Lincoln Central Elementary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Rank Change: +36
(from 44 to 8)
Grades: K-5
1081 Great Road
Lincoln, RI 02865
(401) 334-2800
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Mt. Hope High School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +36
(from 109 to 73)
Grades: 9-12
199 Chestnut Street
Bristol, RI 02809
(401) 254-5980
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Stadium School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +36
(from 177 to 141)
Grades: PK-5
100 Crescent Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8188
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Emma G. Whiteknact School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +36
(from 213 to 177)
Grades: K-5
261 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7828
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Martin Luther King El. School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +36
(from 213 to 177)
Grades: PK-5
35 Camp Street
Providence, RI 02906
(401) 456-9398
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Pocasset School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +35
(from 118 to 83)
Grades: PK-4
242 Main Road
Tiverton, RI 02878
(401) 624-6654
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Winsor Hill School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +35
(from 189 to 154)
Grades: 1-5
100 Theresa Street
Johnston, RI 02919
(401) 831-4619
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Paul Cuffee Middle School
Charter School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +35
(from 257 to 222)
Grades: 6-8
30 Barton Street
Providence, RI 02909
(401) 453-2711
Rank: #2727.
Elizabeth Baldwin School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +34
(from 255 to 221)
Grades: K-5
50 Whitman Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6264
Rank: #2828.
Birchwood Middle School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +33
(from 132 to 99)
Grades: 6-8
10 Birchwood Drive
Providence, RI 02904
(401) 233-1120
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Exeter-west Greenwich Reg. Jr.
(Math: 45% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Rank Change: +32
(from 95 to 63)
Grades: 7-8
930 Nooseneck Hill Road
West Greenwich, RI 02817
(401) 397-6897
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Glen Hills School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +32
(from 158 to 126)
Grades: PK-5
50 Glen Hills Drive
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8005
Rank: #3131.
State Street School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Rank Change: +31
(from 88 to 57)
Grades: K-4
35 State Street
Westerly, RI 02891
(401) 348-2340
Rank: #3232.
Gaudet Learning Academy
(Math: 26% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +30
(from 168 to 138)
Grades: 4-5
1113 Aquidneck Ave.
Middletown, RI 02842
(401) 846-6395
Rank: #3333.
Agnes E. Little School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rank Change: +29
(from 233 to 204)
Grades: K-5
60 South Bend Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6256
Rank: #34 - 3734. - 37.
Narragansett Pier School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Rank Change: +28
(from 85 to 57)
Grades: 5-8
235 South Pier Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
(401) 792-9430
Rank: #34 - 3734. - 37.
Gaudet Middle School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Rank Change: +28
(from 151 to 123)
Grades: 6-8
1113 Aquidneck Avenue
Middletown, RI 02842
(401) 846-6395
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