Narragansett High School

245 South Pier Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Narragansett High School serves 426 students in grades 9-12.
Narragansett High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher 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 70-74% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Narragansett High School's student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Narragansett High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Narragansett High School is 0.19, 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 Testing Rank
#13 out of 287 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
25%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
90%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.60
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNarragansett School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Narragansett High School is South Kingstown High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Narragansett Pier School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Narragansett Narragansett Pier School Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 432 students
    0.0 miles
    235 South Pier Road
    Narragansett, RI 02882
    (401) 792-9430
    0 5-8 432
  • Narragansett Narragansett Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 452 students
    0.7 miles
    55 Mumford Road
    Narragansett, RI 02882
    (401) 792-9420
    0.7 PK-4 452
  • Wakefield South Kingstown High School Math: 53% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 936 students
    1.8 miles
    215 Columbia Street
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401) 360-1000
    1.8 9-12 936
  • Wakefield Wakefield School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 192 students
    1.8 miles
    101 High Street
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401) 360-1400
    1.8 K-4 192
  • Wakefield Broad Rock Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 479 students
    2.1 miles
    351 Broad Rock Road
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401) 782-6223
    2.1 5-6 479

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