Rhode Island Public Schools
- Rhode Island is the #48 largest school system in the United States, serving 139,754 students across 314 public schools.
- Rhode Island public schools have a diversity score of 0.35, which is higher than the national average of 0.32.
- The most diverse school district in Rhode Island is Dcyf School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.
- Minority enrollment is 40% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 14:1.
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Rhode Island Public Schools by County
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