Rhode Island Public Schools
- Rhode Island is the #49 largest school system in the United States, serving 140,305 students across 305 public schools.
- Rhode Island public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.51.
- 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 15:1.
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Rhode Island Public Schools by County
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