Pocasset School

242 Main Road
Tiverton, RI 02878
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pocasset School serves 262 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Pocasset School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 15% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pocasset School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Pocasset School's student population of 262 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Pocasset 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 Pocasset 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
#115 out of 287 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
25%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
85%
58%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTiverton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Pocasset School is Atlantis Charter School (0.6 miles away)
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