North Smithfield Elementary School

  • North Smithfield Elementary School serves 428 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • North Smithfield Elementary School's student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Smithfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Smithfield Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#53 out of 284 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Smithfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Smithfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
1%
8%
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White
88%
59%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Smithfield Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.220.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Smithfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Smithfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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