Orchard Farms El. School

  • Orchard Farms El. School serves 459 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 55% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orchard Farms El. School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Orchard Farms El. School's student population of 459 students has grown by 49% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Farms El. School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Orchard Farms El. School is 0.27, 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#81 out of 287 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
25%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
85%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCranston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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