Top 10 Best Rhode Island Public Schools (2022)

Rhode Island is the #48 largest school system in the United States, serving 140,988 students across the 315 public schools for the 2022 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Rhode Island is 30%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 40%.
The top ranked public schools in Rhode Island are Barrington High School, East Greenwich High School and Classical High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 42% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(RI) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
25%
Black
9%
White
58%
Two or more races
4%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Rhode Island (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Barrington High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: 77% (Top 1%)
Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
220 Lincoln Avenue
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 247-3150
Rank: #22.
East Greenwich High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
300 Avenger Drive
East Greenwich, RI 02818
(401) 398-1574
Rank: #33.
Classical High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
Math: 75% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
770 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 456-9145
Rank: #44.
Nayatt School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-3
400 Nayatt Road
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 247-3175
Rank: #55.
Rockwell School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
1225 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
(401) 254-5930
Rank: #66.
Hamilton School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
25 Salisbury Avenue
North Kingstown, RI 02852
(401) 268-6520
Rank: #77.
Community School
Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
15 Arnold Mills Road
Cumberland, RI 02864
(401) 333-5724
Rank: #88.
Barrington Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
261 Middle Highway
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 247-3160
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Ashaway Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-4
12a Hillside Avenue
Ashaway, RI 02804
(401) 377-2211
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Kingston Hill Academy
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
850 Stony Fort Road
Saunderstown, RI 02874
(401) 783-8282

Best Rhode Island Public Schools by County (2022)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
12
6,525
14%
45
20,411
18%
22
9,314
25%
198
89,218
57%

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