Potowomut School (Closed 2009)

Potowomut School served 110 students in grades 1-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 10% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which was lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-6
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Potowomut School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Potowomut School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Potowomut School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Potowomut School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
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White
90%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Potowomut School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score
0.190.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Potowomut School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWarwick School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Potowomut School is East Greenwich High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Archie R. Cole Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Greenwich Archie R. Cole Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 631 students
    0.8 miles
    100 Cedar Avenue
    East Greenwich, RI 02818
    (401) 398-1213
    0.8 6-8 631
  • East Greenwich George Hanaford School
    Grades: 3-5 | 249 students
    1.0 miles
    200 Middle Road
    East Greenwich, RI 02818
    (401) 398-1351
    1.0 3-5 249
  • East Greenwich James H. Eldredge School
    Grades: 3-5 | 312 students
    1.0 miles
    101 First Avenue
    East Greenwich, RI 02818
    (401) 886-3246
    1.0 3-5 312
  • North Kingstown Forest Park El. School
    Grades: K-5 | 233 students
    1.4 miles
    50 Woodlawn Drive
    North Kingstown, RI 02852
    (401) 541-6380
    1.4 K-5 233
  • East Greenwich Meadowbrook Farms School
    Grades: PK-2 | 286 students
    1.4 miles
    2 Chestnut Drive
    East Greenwich, RI 02818
    (401) 398-1602
    1.4 PK-2 286
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