Narragansett Pier School

235 South Pier Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Narragansett Pier School serves 432 students in grades 5-8.
Narragansett Pier School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 51% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Narragansett Pier School's student population of 432 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Narragansett Pier School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Narragansett Pier School is 0.22, 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
#94 out of 287 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
25%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
88%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Pier School is Narragansett High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Curtis Corner Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Narragansett Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Narragansett Narragansett High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 426 students
    0.0 miles
    245 South Pier Road
    Narragansett, RI 02882
    (401) 792-9400
    0 9-12 426
  • 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
    1.9 miles
    215 Columbia Street
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401) 360-1000
    1.9 9-12 936
  • Wakefield Wakefield School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 192 students
    1.9 miles
    101 High Street
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401) 360-1400
    1.9 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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