Park View Middle School

  • Park View Middle School serves 724 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower 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 36% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

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School Overview

  • Park View Middle School's student population of 724 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students724 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Park View Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Park View Middle School is 0.66, which is more 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#170 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Park View Middle 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)
36%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Park View Middle 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 Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Park View Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
9%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Park View Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Park View Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Park View Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
49%
59%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Park View Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Park View Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.660.36
This chart display the diversity score of Park View Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Park View Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Park View Middle 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 NameCranston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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My years at Park View were definetly the three greatest of my life. everything there is perfect. the teachers, the classes, the extra cirricular activities... everything! my favorite part of PV was and still is there auditorium. it has awsome design and awsome lighting/sound. it is a perfect example of great theatre. the academics are great. the facilities are clean and upkept, and parents are very involved
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