Top 10 Best Rhode Island Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 31 blue ribbon public schools serving 13,870 students in Rhode Island.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon 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.
Rhode Island blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Rhode Island public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Rhode Island public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Rhode Island Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Barrington High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
220 Lincoln Avenue
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 247-3150
Grades: 9-12
| 1,100 students
Rank: #22.
East Greenwich High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
300 Avenger Drive
East Greenwich, RI 02818
(401) 398-1574
Grades: 9-12
| 809 students
Rank: #33.
Classical High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
770 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 456-9145
Grades: 9-12
| 1,115 students
Rank: #44.
Nayatt School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 Nayatt Road
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 247-3175
Grades: K-3
| 342 students
Rank: #55.
Community School
Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15 Arnold Mills Road
Cumberland, RI 02864
(401) 333-5724
Grades: K-5
| 640 students
Rank: #66.
Barrington Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
261 Middle Highway
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 247-3160
Grades: 6-8
| 839 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Ashaway Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12a Hillside Avenue
Ashaway, RI 02804
(401) 377-2211
Grades: K-4
| 195 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Kingston Hill Academy
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
850 Stony Fort Road
Saunderstown, RI 02874
(401) 783-8282
Grades: K-5
| 259 students
Rank: #99.
North Kingstown Sr. High School
Math: 62% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
150 Fairway Drive
North Kingstown, RI 02852
(401) 268-6236
Grades: 9-12
| 1,480 students
Rank: #1010.
Charlestown Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
363 Carolina Back Road
Charlestown, RI 02813
(401) 364-7716
Grades: K-4
| 233 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Hope Valley Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
15 Thelma Drive
Hope Valley, RI 02832
(401) 539-2321
Grades: PK-4
| 247 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Jamestown School-melrose
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
76 Melrose Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835
(401) 423-7020
Grades: PK-4
| 254 students
Rank: #1313.
Ashton School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
130 Scott Road
Cumberland, RI 02864
(401) 333-0554
Grades: K-5
| 270 students
Rank: #1414.
Raymond Laperche School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11 Limerock Road
Smithfield, RI 02917
(401) 231-6652
Grades: K-5
| 259 students
Rank: #1515.
Fishing Cove El. School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
110 Wickford Point Road
North Kingstown, RI 02852
(401) 268-6580
Grades: PK-5
| 316 students
Rank: #1616.
Fort Barton School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
99 Lawton Avenue
Tiverton, RI 02878
(401) 624-6114
Grades: K-4
| 208 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Brown Avenue School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14 Brown Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919
(401) 934-0270
Grades: 1-5
| 218 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Forest Park El. School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 Woodlawn Drive
North Kingstown, RI 02852
(401) 541-6380
Grades: K-5
| 237 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Narragansett Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
55 Mumford Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
(401) 792-9420
Grades: PK-4
| 387 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Archie R. Cole MiddleSchool
Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 Cedar Avenue
East Greenwich, RI 02818
(401) 398-1333
Grades: 6-8
| 639 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Stony Lane El. School
Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
825 Stony Lane
North Kingstown, RI 02852
(401) 268-6540
Grades: K-5
| 349 students
Rank: #2222.
Colt Andrews School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
570-574 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
(401) 254-5987
Grades: K-5
| 319 students
Rank: #2323.
Peace Dale School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
109 Kersey Road
Wakefield, RI 02879
(401) 360-1600
Grades: K-4
| 384 students
Rank: #2424.
Kent Heights School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
2680 Pawtucket Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7824
Grades: K-5
| 248 students
Rank: #2525.
Francis J. Varieur School
Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
486 Pleasant Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 729-6266
Grades: K-6
| 315 students
Rank: #2626.
Flora S. Curtis School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
582 Benefit Street
Pawtucket, RI 02861
(401) 729-6252
Grades: PK-5
| 251 students
Rank: #2727.
Stephen Olney School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1378 Douglas Avenue, North Pro
Providence, RI 02904
(401) 233-1160
Grades: K-5
| 392 students
Rank: #2828.
Park School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
40 Asylum Road
Warwick, RI 02886
(401) 734-3690
Grades: K-5
| 199 students
Rank: #2929.
Agnes B. Hennessey School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
75 Fort Street
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7831
Grades: K-5
| 244 students
Rank: #3030.
Davies Career-tech High School
Vocational School
Math: 16% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Jenckes Hill Road
Lincoln, RI 02865
(401) 728-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 905 students
Rank: #3131.
Arlington School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
155 Princess Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8179
Grades: PK-5
| 217 students

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