Raymond Laperche School

  • Raymond Laperche School serves 246 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher 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 55-59% (which is higher 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 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Raymond Laperche School's student population of 246 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Raymond Laperche School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Raymond Laperche School is 0.27, which is less 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#70 out of 284 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
1%
8%
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White
85%
59%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSmithfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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