Top 10 Best Cranston Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 23 public schools serving 9,693 students in Cranston, RI. Cranston has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Rhode Island.
The top ranked public schools in Cranston, RI are Garden City School, Orchard Farms El. School and Stadium School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cranston, RI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Rhode Island public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 40% statewide average). Schools in Cranston have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Rhode Island public schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Rhode Island public school average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Best Cranston, RI Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Garden City School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
70 Plantations Drive
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8073
Grades: PK-5
| 293 students
Rank: #22.
Orchard Farms El. School
Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1555 Scituate Avenue
Cranston, RI 02921
(401) 270-8801
Grades: PK-5
| 459 students
Rank: #33.
Stadium School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 Crescent Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8188
Grades: PK-5
| 283 students
Rank: #44.
Glen Hills School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 Glen Hills Drive
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8005
Grades: K-5
| 270 students
Rank: #55.
Oak Lawn School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
36 Stoneham Street
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8004
Grades: K-5
| 205 students
Rank: #66.
Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
57 Power Road
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 462-7253
Grades: 7-12
| 54 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Daniel D. Waterman School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
722 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8013
Grades: K-5
| 244 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Stone Hill School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
21 Village Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8022
Grades: PK-5
| 260 students
Rank: #99.
Cranston High School West
Math: 30% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
80 Metropolitan Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8049
Grades: 9-12
| 1,414 students
Rank: #1010.
Hope Highlands Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 Hope Road
Cranston, RI 02921
(401) 270-8148
Grades: 6-8
| 398 students
Rank: #1111.
Woodridge School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
401 Budlong Road
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8007
Grades: K-5
| 307 students
Rank: #1212.
Western Hills Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Phenix Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8030
Grades: 6-8
| 779 students
Rank: #1313.
Eden Park School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
180 Oakland Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8029
Grades: K-5
| 279 students
Rank: #1414.
Cranston High School East
Math: 22% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
899 Park Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8126
Grades: 9-12
| 1,658 students
Rank: #1515.
George J. Peters School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
15 Mayberry Street
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8199
Grades: K-5
| 299 students
Rank: #1616.
Park View Middle School
Math: 20% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
25 Park View Boulevard
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8090
Grades: 6-8
| 673 students
Rank: #1717.
Gladstone Street School
Math: 19% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Gladstone Street
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8080
Grades: K-5
| 521 students
Rank: #1818.
W. R. Dutemple School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
32 Garden Street
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8104
Grades: K-5
| 304 students
Rank: #1919.
Arlington School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
155 Princess Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8179
Grades: K-5
| 203 students
Rank: #2020.
Hugh B. Bain Middle School
Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
135 Gansett Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8010
Grades: 6-8
| 608 students
Rank: #2121.
Nel/cps Construction Career
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
4 Sharpe Drive
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8692
Grades: 9-12
| 163 students
Cranston Career & Technical Center
Vocational School
100 Metropolitan Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 270-8070
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Cranston Early Learning Center
Alternative School
45 Sprague Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8057
Grades: PK
| 19 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Cranston, Rhode Island

Cranston, Rhode Island Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
300 Hope Road
Cranston, RI 02921
(401) 270-8148
Grades: PK-6
| 363 students
1196 Park Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
(401) 270-8056
Grades: K-5
| 136 students
735 New London Ave
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 946-2020
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
15 Fleming Rd
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 462-2507
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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