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For the 2021 school year, there are 31 charter public schools in Rhode Island, serving 8,859 students.
Learn more about how charter schools work. Rhode Island charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Rhode Island public school average of 28%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 36% statewide average).
The top ranked charter public schools in Rhode Island are Achievement First Iluminar, Kingston Hill Academy and Blackstone Valley Prep High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Rhode Island public school average of 42% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island public school average of 13:1.

Top Rhode Island Charter Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Achievement First Iluminar Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1116

    Grades: K-3 | 367 students
  • Kingston Hill Academy Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    850 Stony Fort Road
    Saunderstown, RI 02874
    (401) 783-8282

    Grades: K-5 | 190 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep High School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    65 Macondray St.
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 405-0320

    Grades: 9-12 | 317 students
  • Af Providence Mayoral Middle School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1120

    Grades: 5 | 100 students
  • The Compass School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    537 Old North Road
    Kingston, RI 02881
    (401) 788-8322

    Grades: K-8 | 174 students
  • Sheila Skip Nowell (capital) Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    133 Delaine Street
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 751-0405

    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep Mid2 Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3 Fairlawn Way
    Lincoln, RI 02865
    (401) 871-5429

    Grades: 5-6 | 166 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep E. 2 Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    52 Broad St.
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 305-6860

    Grades: K-4 | 418 students
  • Achievement First Providence Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1106

    Grades: K-4 | 451 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    291 Broad Street
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 335-3133

    Grades: K-4 | 413 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    909 Lonsdale
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 475-8829

    Grades: 5-8 | 332 students
  • The Learning Community Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    21 Lincoln Avenue
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 722-9998

    Grades: K-8 | 571 students
  • Beacon Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    320 Main Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 671-6261

    Grades: 9-12 | 235 students
  • The Hope Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 Eddy Street
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 533-9192

    Grades: K-3 | 143 students
  • Blackstone Academy Charter Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    334 Pleasant Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401) 726-1750

    Grades: 9-12 | 348 students
  • The Greene School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    94 John Potter Road
    West Greenwich, RI 02817
    (401) 385-3670

    Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
  • International Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    334 Pleasant Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401) 721-0824

    Grades: K-5 | 362 students
  • Southside Elementary Charter Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    135 Prairie Ave
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 270-9007

    Grades: K-3 | 95 students
  • Paul Cuffee Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    459 Promenade Street
    Providence, RI 02908
    (401) 453-2626

    Grades: K-12 | 784 students
  • Segue Institutional For Learning Charter School
    Math: 13% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    325 Cowden Street
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 721-0964

    Grades: 6-8 | 238 students
  • Founders Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 671-6261

    Grades: 6-8 | 134 students
  • Times2 Academy Charter School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    50 Fillmore Street
    Providence, RI 02908
    (401) 272-5094

    Grades: K-12 | 726 students
  • Highlander Charter Charter School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    42 Lexington Avenue
    Providence, RI 02907
    (401) 277-2600

    Grades: PK-12 | 534 students
  • Academy For Career Exploration Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    155 Harrison Street
    Providence, RI 02907
    (401) 456-1738

    Grades: 9-12 | 200 students
  • Nel/cps Construction Career Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4 Sharpe Drive
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8692

    Grades: 9-12 | 163 students
  • Rini Middle College Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Washington Street, 4th Flo
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 680-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 264 students
  • Village Green Virtual Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    135 Weybosset Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 831-2878

    Grades: 9-12 | 229 students
  • Trinity Academy Performing Art Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Washington St.
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 529-8077

    Grades: 7-12 | 212 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep Elementary School Charter School
    3 Fairlawn Way
    Lincoln, RI 02865
    (401) 475-2680

    Grades: K-2 | 167 students
  • Rise Prep Mayoral Academy Charter School
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401) 765-5127

    Grades: K-2 | 161 students
  • Sheila Skip Nowell (central) Charter School
    43 Hawes Street
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 751-0405

    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
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