Nathanael Greene Middle School

721 Chalkstone Avenue
Providence, RI 02908
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Nathanael Greene Middle School serves 1,006 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 18% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Nathanael Greene Middle 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Nathanael Greene Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Nathanael Greene Middle School's student population of 1,006 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,006 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Nathanael Greene Middle School 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 diversity score of Nathanael Greene Middle School is 0.52, 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
#233 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
67%
25%
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Black
18%
9%
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White
7%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Nathanael Greene Middle School is Paul Cuffee Charter School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harry Kizirian Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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