Providence Preparatory Charter

155 Harrison Street
Providence, RI 02907
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Bottom 50%
Serving 112 students in grades 5-6, Providence Preparatory Charter ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 27%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 33%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 112 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50% in RI
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Providence Preparatory Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Providence Preparatory Charter's student population of 112 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
112 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Providence Preparatory Charter ranks within the bottom 50% of all 289 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Providence Preparatory Charter is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (RI)
#190 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
20-24%
27%
15-19%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
57%
29%
Black
19%
9%
White
8%
53%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Providence Preparatory Charter.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
0.55
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
37%
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Providence Preparatory Charter's ranking?
Providence Preparatory Charter is ranked #190 out of 289 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Rhode Island.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 27% RI state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 33% RI state average).
How many students attend Providence Preparatory Charter?
112 students attend Providence Preparatory Charter.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Providence Preparatory Charter students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 8% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Providence Preparatory Charter?
Providence Preparatory Charter has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 13:1.
What grades does Providence Preparatory Charter offer ?
Providence Preparatory Charter offers enrollment in grades 5-6
What school district is Providence Preparatory Charter part of?
Providence Preparatory Charter is part of Providence Preparatory Charter School District.
In what neighborhood is Providence Preparatory Charter located?
Providence Preparatory Charter is located in the West End neighborhood of Providence, RI. There are 6 other public schools located in West End.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 112 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

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